Heavy Mountain Snow across Portions of the Rockies and Intermountain West; Mainly Tranquil Weather for the East

A storm will move across the Intermountain West and Rockies through Tuesday. Heavy snow is forecast for the higher terrain with rain for lower elevations. Meanwhile, large area of high pressure for the East will keep the weather tranquil with moderating temperatures. Later this week, a more significant storm is possible for the West, especially for northern California. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago/Waukegan Regional Airport (KUGN)

Lat: 42.43°NLon: 87.86°WElev: 709ft.

Fair

52°F

11°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.1 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 19 Oct 4:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago / Waukegan, Waukegan Regional Airport IL

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 72. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 72. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago / Waukegan, Waukegan Regional Airport IL
 42.43°N 87.87°W
4:15 am CDT Oct 19, 2021
5am CDT Oct 19, 2021-6pm CDT Oct 25, 2021
 
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