Ongoing Historic Flooding; Rain and Snow for the Northeast and Northwest Late This Week

Relatively dry weather is expected the next few days across the Plains where historic flooding is occurring. A Pacific front will bring heavy rain and mountain snow to the Northwest Friday. For the Northeast, a coastal low will develop Thursday into Friday bringing rain and snow, locally heavy, from the Mid-Atlantic into the Northeast. Strong, potentially damaging, winds will accompany the storm. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Rain

38°F

3°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed NW 12 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 21 Mar 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Palos Heights IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 47. North northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 48.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.

    Chance Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 36. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 47. North northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain between 11am and 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 42.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Palos Heights IL
 41.67°N 87.81°W
2:16 am CDT Mar 21, 2019
3am CDT Mar 21, 2019-6pm CDT Mar 27, 2019
 
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