Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A significant winter storm continues to impact much of the West with heavy mountain snow and widespread damaging winds, including dangerous, blizzard conditions in the Sierra Nevada. In the Central and Southern High Plains, an expansive area of warm, dry, and windy conditions is leading to a large area of elevated to high-end critical fire-weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Fair

47°F

8°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 2 Mar 10:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Kenilworth IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 42. South wind around 15 mph becoming north in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 42. South wind around 15 mph becoming north in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
Kenilworth IL
 42.08°N 87.72°W
10:07 pm CST Mar 2, 2024
11pm CST Mar 2, 2024-6pm CST Mar 9, 2024
 
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