Excessive Heat in the Interior West; Monsoon Conditions in the Southwest

Dangerous heat is expected to be in place across portions of California, especially the Central Valley, and across the Interior Northwest into Friday. Heat Advisories will also be in place across the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi River Valley. Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows from the Four Corners region and Southwest through Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Fair

21°C

69°F

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed N 6 km/h
Barometer 1019.9 mb (30.13 in)
Dewpoint 17°C (63°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 16 Aug 7:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Buffalo Grove IL

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 26. East northeast wind 10 to 20 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 16. North wind 5 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 26. East northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 27. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 28 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 18 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 26 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 26. East northeast wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. North wind 5 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 26. East northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 27. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 km/h.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Buffalo Grove IL
 42.15°N 88.01°W
7:15 am CDT Aug 16, 2022
8am CDT Aug 16, 2022-6pm CDT Aug 22, 2022
 
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