Winter Storm Bringing Blizzard Conditions, Heavy Snow and Ice through Tonight

A sprawling winter storm will continue to produce blizzard conditions across the eastern Dakotas, western and southern Minnesota, and northern Iowa. Areas of moderate to heavy snow are expected over much of the Upper Midwest, Great Lakes, and Northeast. To the south of the snow, a wintry mix including some ice accumulations, will impact portions of the northern Mid-Atlantic with slick travel. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Overcast

2°C

36°F

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed W 26 G 48 km/h
Barometer 1005.7 mb (29.68 in)
Dewpoint -2°C (28°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-3°C (26°F)
Last update 18 Jan 12:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Wheeling IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered rain and snow showers before 2pm, then scattered snow showers.  Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around -7 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -17. Breezy, with a west wind 40 to 45 km/h, with gusts as high as 70 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    High: 2 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -16. Wind chill values as low as -28. Breezy, with a west wind 35 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Breezy.
    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: -16 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near -9. Wind chill values as low as -28. West northwest wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: -9 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -12. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -12 °C

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Mostly cloudy, with a high near -4. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: -4 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -13.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -13 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near -4.

    Sunny

    High: -4 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -9.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -9 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 2 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered rain and snow showers before 2pm, then scattered snow showers. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around -7 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -17. Breezy, with a west wind 40 to 45 km/h, with gusts as high as 70 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered snow showers, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -16. Wind chill values as low as -28. Breezy, with a west wind 35 to 40 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near -9. Wind chill values as low as -28. West northwest wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -12. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 km/h.
M.L.King Day
Mostly cloudy, with a high near -4. Calm wind.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -13.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near -4.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -9.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around -3.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 4.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 0.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 5.
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Point Forecast:
Wheeling IL
 42.13°N 87.92°W
12:16 pm CST Jan 18, 2020
12pm CST Jan 18, 2020-6pm CST Jan 24, 2020
 
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