High Flood Threat For Saturated Tennessee Valley and South; Heavy Snow Rolls Through Southwest Into Southern Rockies

A high threat for heavy to excessive rainfall near a stalled front will continue to heighten the risk for flash flooding across the saturated Tennessee Valley and South. Meanwhile, a cold system producing heavy mountain and rare low elevation snow will shift from the Southwest to the southern Rockies. This vigorous storm will impact the Eastern two-thirds of the country this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago-O'Hare International Airport (KORD)

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Overcast

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.28 in (1026.2 mb)
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 21 Feb 7:51 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Des Plaines IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. East wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain before 7am, then rain likely between 7am and noon, then rain showers likely after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 42. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain Likely
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers before midnight, then a chance of rain after midnight.  Low around 33. Windy, with an east wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west 20 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Chance Rain
    and Windy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of rain and snow before 10am, then a slight chance of snow between 10am and noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Windy. Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Windy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 24.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the morning.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. East wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Rain likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain before 7am, then rain likely between 7am and noon, then rain showers likely after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 42. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
Showers before midnight, then a chance of rain after midnight. Low around 33. Windy, with an east wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west 20 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain and snow before 10am, then a slight chance of snow between 10am and noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Windy.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Des Plaines IL
 42.04°N 87.9°W
7:16 pm CST Feb 21, 2019
8pm CST Feb 21, 2019-6pm CST Feb 28, 2019
 
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