Heavy Mountain Snow in the Northwest; Flooding Possible in the South

Heavy mountain snow and high winds have returned to the Northwestern U.S. today into Friday. Total snow accumulations could reach 3 feet in the higher elevations. Several rounds of heavy showers and thunderstorms tracking from the ArkLaTex into the Tennessee Valley may result in localized flash, urban, and small stream flooding into early next week, along with new river flooding. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / West Chicago, Dupage Airport (KDPA)

Lat: 41.9°NLon: 88.25°WElev: 758ft.

Fair

33°F

1°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed NW 9 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.35 in (1028.5 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 25 Feb 9:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Wheaton IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog between 11pm and 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 21. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 21 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain and snow likely before 11pm, then rain likely between 11pm and 4am, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 38.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog between 11pm and 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 21. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday Night
Rain and snow likely before 11pm, then rain likely between 11pm and 4am, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
Wheaton IL
 41.85°N 88.12°W
10:15 am CST Feb 25, 2021
10am CST Feb 25, 2021-6pm CST Mar 3, 2021
 
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