Critical Fire Weather Conditions For Much of the West; Summer-Like Warmth for Parts of the Central and Southwest U.S.

Unsettled conditions in the Southeast, Mid Atlantic, and Pacific Northwest will gradually improve this weekend. Meanwhile, critical fire weather conditions are expected to persist over parts of the Rockies, Plains, and Great Basin. Widespread above normal temperatures are anticipated over much of the Central and Southwest U.S. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago/Waukegan Regional Airport (KUGN)

Lat: 42.43°NLon: 87.86°WElev: 709ft.

Fair and Breezy

23°C

73°F

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed SW 41 G 54 km/h
Barometer 1002.4 mb (29.63 in)
Dewpoint 14°C (58°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 26 Sep 11:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Waukegan IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 21. South southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 23 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain, mainly before 1am.  Low around 11. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Rain

    Low: 11 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 18. West northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 18 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. West northwest wind around 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 21. South southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Sunday Night
Rain, mainly before 1am. Low around 11. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 18. West northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. West northwest wind around 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Thursday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 14.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 12.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Waukegan IL
 42.37°N 87.85°W
11:16 pm CDT Sep 26, 2020
12am CDT Sep 27, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 2, 2020
 
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