Significant Storm System To Bring A Plethora Of Impacts From The Desert Southwest To The Northeast U.S. Through Thursday

A developing storm system will bring heavy snow and strong winds from the Desert Southwest to the Four Corners Region and into the Plains through Tuesday. The threat for heavy snow, ice, and dangerous travel will expand across the Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid Atlantic, and the Northeast U.S. Tuesday through Wednesday. Dangerous travel likely. Heavy rain and flooding possible over the southern states. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / West Chicago, Dupage Airport (KDPA)

Lat: 41.9°NLon: 88.25°WElev: 758ft.

Overcast

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed N 14 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1023.9 mb)
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill11°F (-12°C)
Last update 18 Feb 7:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Wheaton IL

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of snow before 9am, then a chance of snow showers between 9am and noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 28 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow likely after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Snow
    Likely

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow and freezing rain before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 1pm and 2pm, then a chance of rain after 2pm.  High near 35. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Wintry Mix
    then Chance
    Wintry Mix

    High: 35 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow before 9am, then a chance of snow showers between 9am and noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Wednesday
Snow and freezing rain before 1pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 1pm and 2pm, then a chance of rain after 2pm. High near 35. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Friday Night
A chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 31.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
Wheaton IL
 41.85°N 88.12°W
7:15 am CST Feb 18, 2019
8am CST Feb 18, 2019-6pm CST Feb 24, 2019
 
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