Severe Weather and Flooding Threats

A slow moving storm system continues to advance to the east bringing a severe weather and flash flooding threat from the Midwest to the central Gulf Coast. A Pacific storm system is expected to produce severe thunderstorms beginning late Thursday afternoon in the Northwest and Northern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / West Chicago, Dupage Airport (KDPA)

Lat: 41.9°NLon: 88.25°WElev: 758ft.

Mostly Cloudy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1007.3 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 May 2:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Elgin IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm.  Patchy fog between 1am and 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Breezy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm. Patchy fog between 1am and 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Breezy.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Elgin IL
 42.03°N 88.28°W
3:15 am CDT May 26, 2022
3am CDT May 26, 2022-6pm CDT Jun 1, 2022
 
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