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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Mostly Cloudy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed NW 18 G 31 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1008.0 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 6:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Arlington Heights IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming north in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 49. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Widespread frost, mainly after 3am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 34. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north northeast  after midnight.

    Frost

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Widespread frost, mainly before 7am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 59. Light east wind becoming east southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Frost then
    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  High near 63. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 56. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Breezy.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming north in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 49. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Widespread frost, mainly after 3am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 34. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north northeast after midnight.
Thursday
Widespread frost, mainly before 7am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 59. Light east wind becoming east southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. High near 63. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 56. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Breezy.
Sunday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Arlington Heights IL
 42.09°N 87.98°W
5:07 pm CDT Apr 23, 2024
7pm CDT Apr 23, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 30, 2024
 
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