Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago/Waukegan Regional Airport (KUGN)

Lat: 42.43°NLon: 87.86°WElev: 709ft.

Fair

23°C

74°F

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed SE 11 km/h
Barometer 1012.8 mb (29.95 in)
Dewpoint 22°C (71°F)
Visibility 14 km
Last update 20 Aug 1:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Waukegan IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind around 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  High near 25. Southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 25 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 19. East southeast wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming south southwest 5 to 10 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. North wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 24 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. North northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 24.

    Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 26.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind around 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. High near 25. Southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 19. East southeast wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming south southwest 5 to 10 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. North wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. North northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 24.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Waukegan IL
 42.37°N 87.88°W
2:23 am CDT Aug 20, 2018
2am CDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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