Summer Heat Continues; Severe Weather For Northeast

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, southern Plains, Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms are in the forecast for the Northeast into the northern Mid-Atlantic for damaging winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / West Chicago, Dupage Airport (KDPA)

Lat: 41.9°NLon: 88.25°WElev: 758ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.1 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 7:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Elgin IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers between 10am and 1pm.  Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers between 10am and 1pm. Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Elgin IL
 42.03°N 88.28°W
7:15 pm CDT Aug 20, 2019
8pm CDT Aug 20, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2019
 
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