Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Southern Plains

A slow moving storm system is expected to produce a multi-day heavy rainfall and flash flooding event across much of the Central to Southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley regions. Severe weather may produce large hail and high winds, but also a threat of tornadoes, across Texas and spreading on Wednesday into the Lower Mississippi, Tennessee and Ohio Valleys. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Fair

52°F

11°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.28 in (1025.6 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 23 May 9:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Palatine IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 46. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 64. East wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am.  High near 73. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 69.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Cloudy, with a low around 46. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64. East wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am. High near 73. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Palatine IL
 42.11°N 88.04°W
9:15 pm CDT May 23, 2022
10pm CDT May 23, 2022-6pm CDT May 30, 2022
 
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