Fire Weather Threat Waning in Southern California; Early Season Winter Storm Impacting the Ohio/Mississippi Valleys and the East Coast States

Elevated to locally critical fire weather threats persist for southern California, before hopefully subsiding on Friday. An early winter storm is producing heavy snow from the Mid MS Valley through the OH Valley and Interior Northeast, potentially significant icing in the south-central Appalachians and heavy rain from the Southeast to Mid-Atlantic coast the next few days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Overcast

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.40 in (1030.2 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Nov 9:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Palatine IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow between 11am and 5pm, then a chance of snow after 5pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow before noon, then a slight chance of rain and snow between noon and 4pm, then a slight chance of snow after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow before 11am, then a chance of rain and snow between 11am and 5pm, then a chance of snow after 5pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 10 mph.
Saturday
A chance of snow before noon, then a slight chance of rain and snow between noon and 4pm, then a slight chance of snow after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
Palatine IL
 42.11°N 88.04°W
10:16 pm CST Nov 14, 2018
10pm CST Nov 14, 2018-6pm CST Nov 21, 2018
 
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