Fire Weather and Monsoon Threats in the West; Heavy Rain in the Plains and Northeast

Monsoon moisture will continue to bring strong winds, potential for dust storms, and localized flash flooding to the Southwest. Moisture spreading north across the Great Basin and Northwestern states my develop into isolated dry thunderstorms, which could start new fires and increase activity on existing fires. Very heavy rain continues in the Plains and Mississippi Valley; and Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Partly Cloudy

87°F

31°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 14 Aug 1:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Deerfield IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. East southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 69. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. East southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 69. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Deerfield IL
 42.17°N 87.83°W
1:18 pm CDT Aug 14, 2018
2pm CDT Aug 14, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 20, 2018
 
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