Severe Thunderstorms in the Midwest; Mountain Snow in the Northern Rockies

Scattered thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds, large hail, and a few tornadoes are expected to develop across parts of the Ohio Valley and Lower Great Lakes this afternoon. Pockets of heavy mountain snow will develop over the Northern Rockies Wednesday evening into Thursday morning. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Overcast

59°F

15°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed W 16 G 31 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1007.7 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Apr 4:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago Executive Airport IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 47. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 55. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers, mainly before 10pm.  Low around 42. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 56.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 47. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 55. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers, mainly before 10pm. Low around 42. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Monday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago Executive Airport IL
 42.11°N 87.89°W
3:57 pm CDT Apr 17, 2024
4pm CDT Apr 17, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 24, 2024
 
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