Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Chilly in the East; Storms Return to the West this Weekend

Remnants of a powerful storm and current ice free Great Lakes is causing lingering heavy snow and some blizzard conditions to continue downwind of the Great lakes. Snow and wind will slowly diminish this weekend. Meanwhile, a new system will move south along the West Coast. Lower elevation rain with heavy mountain snow will overspread the West to the Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Joliet Regional Airport (KJOT)

Lat: 41.52°NLon: 88.18°WElev: 572ft.

Overcast

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 28 Feb 12:55 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Joliet IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 31. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 12. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 12 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 40. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.

    Chance Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 10pm and midnight, then a chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 31. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 12. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 40. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.
Monday Night
A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 10pm and midnight, then a chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
A chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
Joliet IL
 41.52°N 88.11°W
1:16 pm CST Feb 28, 2020
1pm CST Feb 28, 2020-6pm CST Mar 5, 2020
 
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