A Large Storm System Will Impact The Western U.S. This Weekend

A large storm system will deliver widespread impacts to the Western U.S. this weekend. Widespread heavy snow, heavy rain, strong thunderstorms and a number of coastal hazards will likely cause travel issues. The locally heavy rain in north-central California and southwest Oregon may cause flash flooding, especially near recent and vulnerable burn scar areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago/Waukegan Regional Airport (KUGN)

Lat: 42.43°NLon: 87.86°WElev: 709ft.

Fair with Haze

6°C

42°F

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed SW 24 G 39 km/h
Barometer 1012.0 mb (29.86 in)
Dewpoint 1°C (34°F)
Visibility 10 km
Wind Chill1°C (34°F)
Last update 8 Dec 10:55 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Waukegan IL

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, with a high near 7. South southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Cloudy

    High: 7 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Drizzle likely before midnight, then rain, mainly after midnight.  Areas of fog after midnight. Low around 4. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Rain and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 4 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Drizzle likely before noon, then rain likely after noon.  Areas of fog before noon.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 7. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Areas Fog

    High: 7 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of drizzle and snow before 9pm, then a chance of snow and freezing drizzle between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. West northwest wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -6 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -4. West wind 20 to 25 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -4 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -13.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near -7.

    Sunny

    High: -7 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -12.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -12 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near -1.

    Partly Sunny

    High: -1 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, with a high near 7. South southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Tonight
Drizzle likely before midnight, then rain, mainly after midnight. Areas of fog after midnight. Low around 4. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Monday
Drizzle likely before noon, then rain likely after noon. Areas of fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 7. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Monday Night
A chance of drizzle and snow before 9pm, then a chance of snow and freezing drizzle between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. West northwest wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -4. West wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -13.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near -7.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -12.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near -1.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4.
Friday
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3.
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Point Forecast:
Waukegan IL
 42.37°N 87.88°W
10:15 am CST Dec 8, 2019
11am CST Dec 8, 2019-6pm CST Dec 14, 2019
 
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