Juicy Pacific Storms; Cold and Wintry Weather Pattern in the Upper Midwest

Very wet storms will impact California and some surrounding states over the next several days. Heavy rain may cause flash flooding, and mud and debris flows on burn scars. Heavy snow will impact the western mountains, with blizzards in the California mountains. Meanwhile, a series of storms will bring snow, freezing rain, and bitter cold, especially, later this weekend, to the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Joliet Regional Airport (KJOT)

Lat: 41.52°NLon: 88.18°WElev: 572ft.

Overcast

35°F

2°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.17 in
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 16 Jan 6:35 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles E Joliet IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 28 by 5pm. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 31 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 33. East wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow, mainly after midnight.  Low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow.  High near 26. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 10 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 15.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 15 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 28 by 5pm. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. East wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 33. East wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Snow, mainly after midnight. Low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Snow. High near 26. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 15.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 0.
M.L.King Day
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 17.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 28.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
2 Miles E Joliet IL
 41.52°N 88.08°W
5:15 am CST Jan 16, 2019
6am CST Jan 16, 2019-6pm CST Jan 22, 2019
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database