Multi-Day Heavy Rain in the Mid-South; Strong Winds and Lingering Snow in the West

Several bands of heavy rain may cause flash flooding in the Mid-South. A potent storm will bring strong winds and critical fire weather threats into the Southwest, and damaging Santa Ana winds to southern California. Heavy mountain snow will linger across the North and Central Rockies and Inter-Mountain West. A Wintery mix is also possible in the Appalachians and portions of the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Fair

43°F

6°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.7 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 27 Feb 9:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Highland Park IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of rain before noon.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 35. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 20.

    Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 41.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 47.

    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain before noon. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 35. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 20.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Highland Park IL
 42.19°N 87.8°W
10:31 am CST Feb 27, 2021
10am CST Feb 27, 2021-6pm CST Mar 5, 2021
 
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