Dense Plumes of Canadian Smoke Plague the Eastern U.S.
A persistent low pressure system in the Northeast combined with large Canadian wildfires producing a tremendous amount of smoke has resulted in deep plumes of smoke spreading into the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, and Ohio Valleys. Unhealthy air quality alerts produced by the EPA are in effect for many high population urban centers along the I-95 corridor. Hazy conditions extend into the central U.S. Read More >
Hazardous Weather Conditions
Current conditions at
Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.
|Wind Speed||E 9 mph|
|Barometer||29.94 in (1013.6 mb)|
|Last update||8 Jun 1:52 pm CDT|
Extended Forecast for
Prospect Heights IL
High: 73 °F
Low: 52 °F
High: 78 °F
Low: 58 °F
High: 85 °F
Low: 60 °F
High: 69 °F
Low: 55 °F
High: 70 °F
Widespread haze. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Widespread haze. Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Sunny, with a high near 78. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Breezy.
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Prospect Heights IL
1:56 pm CDT Jun 8, 2023
2pm CDT Jun 8, 2023-6pm CDT Jun 14, 2023