Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Southern Plains

A slow moving storm system is expected to produce a multi-day heavy rainfall and flash flooding event across much of the Central to Southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley regions. Severe weather may produce large hail and high winds, but also a threat of tornadoes, across Texas and spreading on Wednesday into the Lower Mississippi, Tennessee and Ohio Valleys. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Fair

48°F

9°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.26 in (1024.8 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 24 May 12:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Wauconda IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 63. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am.  High near 72. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 69.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am. High near 72. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Wauconda IL
 42.27°N 88.12°W
1:15 am CDT May 24, 2022
1am CDT May 24, 2022-6pm CDT May 30, 2022
 
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