Southern Heat Continues; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

A summer heat wave continues across much of the Southern U.S where widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories remain in effect. Scattered thunderstorms, some severe with damaging winds and large hail, will be possible today mainly across Montana, and from the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys into the Carolinas. Excessive rainfall from thunderstorms in these areas may lead to flash flooding. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12° N Lon: 87.9° W Elev: 646 ft.

A Few Clouds

81°F

27°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 7 Jul 10:52 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Northern Cook

Today
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s inland...but only in the mid 70s near the lake. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Friday
Cloudy. Chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then a chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s inland...but only in the lower 70s near the lake. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear. Lows in the lower 60s.
Sunday
Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s inland...but only in the upper 70s near the lake.
Sunday Night
Clear in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.
Monday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 80s.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
Tuesday And Tuesday Night
Mostly clear. Highs in the mid 80s. Lows in the mid 60s.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s inland...but only in the mid 70s near the lake.



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320 AM CDT Thu Jul 7 2022
 
 

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