Critical Fire Conditions Across the West; a few Severe Storms from the Plains to New England

Critical fire weather conditions will continue across the Inter-mountain West through much of the upcoming weekend, where Red Flag Warnings are in effect. Strong to a few severe storms are possible along a cold front from New England to the south-Central Plains, and across the north-central High Plains today. Locally heavy rainfall is also possible in these areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / West Chicago, Dupage Airport (KDPA)

Lat: 41.9°NLon: 88.25°WElev: 758ft.

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Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
Last update *** Not a current observation ***
Extended Forecast for

Elgin IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. East northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north northeast  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Light east northeast wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. East northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north northeast after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Light east northeast wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Elgin IL
 42.03°N 88.28°W
2:15 pm CDT Aug 22, 2019
3pm CDT Aug 22, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 28, 2019
 
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