Severe Storms Possible in the South; Southwest Critical Fire Weather Threats

Severe storms with large to very large hail, damaging winds, a couple of tornadoes, and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding may develop across the eastern South Plains to the Deep South. Dry, gusty winds in the Southwest will keep fire weather threats critical. Elevated fire weather threats also in portions of the East. Cool and snowy in the Northern Tier states and West mountains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Partly Cloudy

55°F

13°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 23 Apr 9:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Crystal Lake IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 53. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Crystal Lake IL
 42.23°N 88.33°W
10:15 am CDT Apr 23, 2021
10am CDT Apr 23, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 29, 2021
 
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