March Going Out Like a Lion with Intensifying Central U.S. Storm

Tens of Millions of people are under threat of potentially intense severe weather as a powerful frontal system sweeps across the Central U.S. At least a few long-track, strong to potentially violent tornadoes, intense damaging wind, and very large hail are probable across much of the Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and blowing snow will produce travel hazards in the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago/Waukegan Regional Airport (KUGN)

Lat: 42.43°NLon: 87.86°WElev: 709ft.

Overcast

62°F

17°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed SW 20 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.57 in (1001.1 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 31 Mar 11:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Lake Villa IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Cloudy, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    and Breezy

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 5am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could be severe.  Low around 35. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then snow showers likely between 7am and 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Breezy.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 5am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 35. Breezy, with a southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then snow showers likely between 7am and 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Monday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
A chance of rain, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
Lake Villa IL
 42.42°N 88.08°W
11:15 am CDT Mar 31, 2023
12pm CDT Mar 31, 2023-6pm CDT Apr 6, 2023
 
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