Tropical Storm and Storm Surge Warnings Issued for Gulf Coast; Severe Thunderstorms Return to the Northern Plains This Weekend

Tropical Storm Cristobal will move over the central Gulf of Mexico on Saturday, and be near the northern Gulf of Mexico coast on Sunday. Warnings have been issued for life-threatening storm surge and tropical storm force winds. Heavy rain and high surf/rip currents are also expected. There is an enhanced risk for severe thunderstorms across parts of the northern Plains Saturday and Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago/Waukegan Regional Airport (KUGN)

Lat: 42.43°NLon: 87.86°WElev: 709ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Jun 6:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Waukegan IL

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 69. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. East wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 85. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Breezy.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 69. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. East wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 85. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Breezy.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers before 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Waukegan IL
 42.37°N 87.88°W
6:15 am CDT Jun 6, 2020
7am CDT Jun 6, 2020-6pm CDT Jun 12, 2020
 
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