Heavy Rainfall And Severe Weather Potential From The Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains; Western Fire Weather Threats Remain Elevated

A low pressure system and front moving through the Mississippi Valley may yield heavy to excessive rainfall and the threat for some severe thunderstorms from parts of the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley to South Central Plains. Fire weather threats will remain elevated across the Northwest into the northern Rockies, as a system from the Pacific moves into and through the area over the next few days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

A Few Clouds

77°F

25°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1012.8 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 16 Aug 7:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wheeling IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. North wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 82. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4pm, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Wheeling IL
 42.13°N 87.92°W
8:16 pm CDT Aug 16, 2018
8pm CDT Aug 16, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2018
 
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