Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks to come as rainfall from Florence makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek; severe thunderstorms are also possible in this region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Sep 11:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Highland Park IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Isolated showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 69.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Highland Park IL
 42.19°N 87.8°W
11:44 pm CDT Sep 19, 2018
12am CDT Sep 20, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 25, 2018
 
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