Snow From Central Rockies To Upper Midwest; Fire Weather Threats In Southern High Plains; Marine Impacts Along East Coast

A strong cold front is plunging through the Plains and pushing into the Mississippi Valley, while producing heavy snow from the Central Rockies into the Upper Midwest. Gusty winds and very dry conditions will create elevated to critical fire weather threats across the Southern High Plains. A large and powerful offshore storm will produce a variety of marine impacts along the East Coast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago/Waukegan Regional Airport (KUGN)

Lat: 42.43°NLon: 87.86°WElev: 709ft.

Fair

9°C

49°F

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed SE 13 km/h
Barometer 1021.6 mb (30.15 in)
Dewpoint 3°C (38°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill8°C (46°F)
Last update 2 Apr 1:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Gurnee IL

Flood Warning until April 4, 01:00pm
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Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Warning until April 4, 01:00pm

    NOW until
    1:00pm Sat

    Flood Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. East southeast wind around 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. East southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 3 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 13 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. East southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 4 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9. North northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 9 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 11.

    Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 4 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. East southeast wind around 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. East southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. East southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9. North northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 11.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 16.
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Point Forecast:
Gurnee IL
 42.37°N 87.93°W
2:16 pm CDT Apr 2, 2020
2pm CDT Apr 2, 2020-6pm CDT Apr 8, 2020
 
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