Powerful Storm for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Plains; Lake Effect Snow across New York State

Powerful storm will impact most of the West for the remainder of this week and into the first weekend for the month of March. Heavy precipitation, strong winds and blizzard conditions for the mountains are expected. Downwind of Lake Ontario, heavy lake effect snow will affect Upstate New York through today. For the Plains, dry and breezy conditions will raise critical fire weather conditions. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joliet Regional Airport (KJOT)

Lat: 41.52°NLon: 88.18°WElev: 572ft.

Fair

46°F

8°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed S 14 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.36 in
Dewpoint 13°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 29 Feb 2:55 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Channahon IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 46. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 29. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 49. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 61. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 46. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 29. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 49. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 61. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Breezy.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Channahon IL
 41.44°N 88.23°W
1:57 pm CST Feb 29, 2024
3pm CST Feb 29, 2024-6pm CST Mar 6, 2024
 
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