Strong to Severe Thunderstorms and Excessive Rainfall Across the Southern U.S. Today

Marginally severe thunderstorms capable of strong wind gusts and hail will be possible today across much of central Texas, and during the afternoon across parts of the Southeast U.S. Heavy rain from thunderstorms may bring isolated flash and urban flooding, along with new and renewed rises on rivers and streams throughout East Texas and the lower Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Overcast

42°F

6°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed NW 12 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1023.5 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 20 Apr 5:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Forest Lake IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of frost after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 32. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Areas
    Frost

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Areas of frost before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 59. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Areas of frost after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 37. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Areas
    Frost

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Areas of frost before 7am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 66. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Areas Frost
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 51.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Patchy frost after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Frost

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of frost after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 32. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Areas of frost before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 59. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Areas of frost after 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 37. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Areas of frost before 7am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 66. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Wednesday Night
Patchy frost after midnight. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Thursday
Patchy frost before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 57.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Breezy.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Breezy.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Forest Lake IL
 42.2°N 88.06°W
4:56 pm CDT Apr 20, 2024
6pm CDT Apr 20, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 27, 2024
 
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