Series of Storms to Impact the West Coast

Powerful Pacific storms will keep conditions wet and windy for much of the West, especially, from northern California to western Washington. Heavy rains may produce flooding early to mid week. Heavy snow will make travel difficult from the Cascades to the northern Rockies. Snow showers continue near the Great Lakes, otherwise, dry conditions and gusty winds can be expected for much of the East. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Fair

39°F

4°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1019.4 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Dec 8:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Lake Forest IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 36. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 40. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 43 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely, mainly after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 43.

    Rain Likely

    High: 43 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow between midnight and 4am, then a chance of snow after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 36. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 40. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thursday
Rain likely, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 43.
Thursday Night
Rain likely before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow between midnight and 4am, then a chance of snow after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 32.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a chance of rain between 11am and noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Forest IL
 42.24°N 87.86°W
9:15 pm CST Dec 16, 2018
9pm CST Dec 16, 2018-6pm CST Dec 23, 2018
 
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