Early Season Winter Storm Moves into the Northeast; Cold Front Brings Snow Across the Northern Rockies into the Upper Midwest

The early season winter storm spreads to the Northeast bringing snow, sleet, and freezing rain to the region, in addition to gusty winds and coastal flooding. A series of cold fronts dropping southward from Canada will lead to snow across the Northern/Central Rockies into the Northern Plains and Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

A Few Clouds with Haze

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed SW 10 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1012.0 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 15 Nov 10:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Crystal Lake IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow showers between 2am and 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a temperature rising to around 31 by 5am. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Cloudy then
    Snow Likely

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow before noon.  High near 34. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow then
    Cloudy

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of snow showers between 2am and 5am. Increasing clouds, with a temperature rising to around 31 by 5am. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Snow likely after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
Snow before noon. High near 34. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. North wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Thanksgiving Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
Crystal Lake IL
 42.23°N 88.33°W
10:16 pm CST Nov 15, 2018
11pm CST Nov 15, 2018-6pm CST Nov 22, 2018
 
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