Fire Weather Concerns in California; Air Quality Issues For West Coast States; Pattern Change Likely This Week

Elevated fire concerns persist in southern California today, while air quality and stagnation issues from smoke and pollutants will last over the next few days from California into the Pacific Northwest. However by the middle of the week, the weather pattern changes across the West as a series of moist Pacific systems will produce heavy to excessive rain and mountain snow for the region. 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 with Haze

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1019.6 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 19 Nov 9:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Barrington IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 33 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of snow showers between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. North northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 34 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thanksgiving
    Day

    Thanksgiving Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of rain after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of snow showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. North northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Thanksgiving Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Friday
A slight chance of rain after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Friday Night
Rain likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 39.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Barrington IL
 42.16°N 88.13°W
9:16 am CST Nov 19, 2018
10am CST Nov 19, 2018-6pm CST Nov 25, 2018
 
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