Heat Across The Southern U.S.; Storms And Heavy Rain in Central U.S.

The early-season heat across portions of the Southern U.S. will continue for much of this week with more potential record high temperatures. On Tuesday, expect 90s and triple digits from the southern Plains into parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also on Tuesday, strong to severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall will be possible from the central Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Fair

62°F

17°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.9 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 May 9:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wheeling IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers after 10pm.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 52. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Breezy.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Scattered showers after 10pm. Increasing clouds, with a low around 52. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Breezy.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Wheeling IL
 42.13°N 87.92°W
10:15 am CDT May 17, 2022
10am CDT May 17, 2022-6pm CDT May 23, 2022
 
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