Heavy Rain and Snowmelt Threatens Flooding in Southeast and Mid-Atlantic; Strong Cold Front Presses Across the Northwest

A southern storm system will bring heavy to excessive rain from the Southeast to the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday with a secondary heavy rain threat area from the Lower Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. Out West, a strong cold front will continue rain, mountain snow and gusty winds into Saturday morning. Another front will bring more unsettled weather to the region by Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Fog/Mist

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1022.2 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Last update 15 Dec 4:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Wheeling IL

Dense Fog Advisory until December 15, 10:00am
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Dense Fog Advisory
  •  
    Dense Fog Advisory until December 15, 10:00am

    NOW until
    10:00am Sat

    Dense Fog Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Areas of dense fog.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 29. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Areas Dense
    Fog

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Areas of dense fog before 11am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 44. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Areas Dense
    Fog then
    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 45. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. West northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 36.

    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 40.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Areas of dense fog. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 29. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Areas of dense fog before 11am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 44. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 45. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. West northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 36.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 42.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
Wheeling IL
 42.13°N 87.92°W
5:15 am CST Dec 15, 2018
5am CST Dec 15, 2018-6pm CST Dec 21, 2018
 
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