Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago/Waukegan Regional Airport (KUGN)

Lat: 42.43°NLon: 87.86°WElev: 709ft.

Overcast

7°C

45°F

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed NE 17 km/h
Barometer 1023.5 mb (30.21 in)
Dewpoint 1°C (34°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill4°C (40°F)
Last update 25 Oct 11:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Waukegan IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers before 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 7. North northeast wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 7 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 1. North wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 1 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a chance of rain between 11am and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6. North northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 6 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. North northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h, with gusts as high as 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 0 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 7. North northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h, with gusts as high as 20 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -1 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 11.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 2 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9.

    Chance Rain

    High: 9 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers before 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 7. North northeast wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Tonight
A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 1. North wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a chance of rain between 11am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6. North northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. North northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h, with gusts as high as 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 7. North northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h, with gusts as high as 20 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 9.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 2.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 12.
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Point Forecast:
Waukegan IL
 42.37°N 87.88°W
12:15 pm CDT Oct 25, 2020
12pm CDT Oct 25, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 31, 2020
 
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