Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast is coming soon!
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Critical Fire Weather Over The Southwest U.S., Heavy Rain And Flash Flooding Likely In Hawaii

The combination of strong winds and very dry humidity will lead to critical to extremely critical fire weather conditions over portions of the southern Plains and Desert Southwest through Friday. The potential exists for explosive wildfire growth given ignition. Heavy rain and flash flooding can be expected over the Hawaiian Islands where Flash Flood Watches remain in effect into Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago-O'Hare International Airport (KORD)

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Fair

3°C

37°F

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed NW 7 km/h
Barometer 1030.8 mb (30.43 in)
Dewpoint -5°C (23°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill1°C (33°F)
Last update 20 Apr 1:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Plaines IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 0. West northwest wind around 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 0 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 14. North northwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 14 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 1. East northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 1 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. East wind 5 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 12 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. East northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 13.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 13 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 15.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 15 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 0. West northwest wind around 10 km/h.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 14. North northwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 1. East northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. East wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. East northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 15.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 17.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 13.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Des Plaines IL
 42.04°N 87.9°W
1:16 am CDT Apr 20, 2018
2am CDT Apr 20, 2018-6pm CDT Apr 26, 2018
 
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