Heavy Rain in Arklatex Region; Return of Heavy Mountain Snow to the West

An approaching Arctic boundary will interact with a very warm and moisture ladened boundary to produce heavy rain from the South and Central Plains into the Mid-South. An upper level low will continue to produce accumulating snow in the 4-Corners and into the Plains. A pair of weather systems will bring lower elevation rain with heavy mountain snow to the Pacific Northwest, then across the West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago/Waukegan Regional Airport (KUGN)

Lat: 42.43°NLon: 87.86°WElev: 709ft.

Fog/Mist

37°F

3°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed NW 5 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1019.2 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 6 Dec 9:55 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Waukegan IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 34. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before 1pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 41. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog

    High: 41 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 43. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain, mainly after 7pm.  Low around 37. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain, mainly before 1pm.  High near 42. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 34. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 1pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 41. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. North wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 43. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Rain, mainly after 7pm. Low around 37. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday
Rain, mainly before 1pm. High near 42. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Monday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 37.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
Waukegan IL
 42.37°N 87.88°W
9:15 pm CST Dec 6, 2022
10pm CST Dec 6, 2022-6pm CST Dec 13, 2022
 
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