Archive for November 2012

Friday, November 30 2012

11/30/2012

Summary: While this weekend will remain notably warmer than average, blustery conditions are expected throughout tomorrow with the possibility of some light showers tomorrow night.

Tonight: Partly cloudy with areas of fog possible in the pre-dawn hours. Lows will be in the upper 30s with light and variable winds.

Saturday: Partly sunny with some lingering fog in the morning. Highs will be in the mid 50s with winds out of the south at 10 to 20 MPH.  

Saturday night: Cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows will be in the lower 50s with winds out of the south at 10 to 20 MPH in the evening, thencoming from the southwest at 10 to 15 MPH after midnight.  

Sunday: Partly cloudy and unseasonably mild with daytime highs of around 60 and overnight lows in the lower 50s.

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Your long-term forecast: While unseasonably mild weather will continue into next week, there will be a slight chance for some light showers during the day Mondaywith a better chance for showers and possibly some thunderstorms Monday night as a cold front passes through the region, with dry conditions and a return to near-average temperatures expected for Tuesday and Wednesday. Daytime highs for the period will be decreasing from the lower 60s to the lower 40s, with overnight lows also decreasing from the mid 40s to the lower 30s.

Thursday, November 29 2012

11/29/2012

Summary: While the next couple of days are expected to remain relatively inactive, temperatures will continue to rise to almost ten degrees above average.

Tonight: Partly cloudy with some patchy fog possible after midnight. Lows will be in the mid 30s with winds generally out of the south at 5 to 10 MPH.

Friday: Partly sunny with some lingering fog possible in the morning. Highs will be in the upper 40s with light and variable winds.  

Friday night: Partly cloudy with lows in the upper 30s and light and variable winds.

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Your long-term forecast: The weather on Sunday is expected to remain unseasonably mild with daytime highs in the lower 60s and overnight lows in the upper 40s for both Sunday and Monday, but an approaching cold front will result in a slight chance of showers on Monday with a better chance of showers and maybe even some thunderstorms Monday night. Tuesday will see a slight chance of some lingering showers in the morning, along with a return of seasonably appropriate temperatures with highs in the upper 40s and lows in the upper 20s.

Wednesday, November 28 2012

11/28/2012

Summary: The weather is expected to remain fairly uneventful through the day tomorrow, but there will be a slight chance of some light rainfall late tomorrow night.

Tonight: Partly cloudy with lows in the upper 20s and winds out of the southwest at around 10 MPH.

Thursday: Partly cloudy with highs in the mid 40s and winds out of the southwest at around 10 MPH.  

Thursday night: Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of some light rain or drizzle after midnight. Lows will be in the mid 30s with light and variable winds.

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Your long-term forecast: There will be a couple of opportunities for somewet weather beginning by the weekend, with a chance of light rain Saturday night before clearing for Sunday, and a slight chance of showers and maybe even some thunderstorms throughout Monday. Daytime highs for the period will generally be increasing from the mid 50s to the lower 60s, with overnight lows ranging from the mid 40s to the lower 50s.

Tuesday, November 27 2012

11/27/2012

Summary: The weather over the next couple of days will remain relatively benign, with temperatures that will continue to be slightly below average.

Tonight: Partly cloudy with lows in the mid 20s and winds gradually shifting from the southwest to west at 5 to 10 MPH.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny with highs in the upper 30s and winds out of the west at 5 to 10 MPH.  

Wednesday night: Mostly clear in the evening becoming partly cloudy overnight. Lows willbe in the upper 20s with winds out of the south at 5 to 10 MPH.

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Your long-term forecast: The weather on Friday is expected to be relatively inactive, but the weekend could see a few opportunities for some light rainfall, with a slight chance of showers earlySaturday and a better chance of rain late Saturday into Sunday morning, with dry conditions returning by Sunday afternoon. Daytime highs for the period will range from the upper 40s to the mid 50s, with overnight lows generally remaining in the 40s.

Monday, November 26 2012

11/26/2012

Summary: The next couple of days will remain fairly uneventful, with temperatures that will be roughly 10 degrees below average.

Tonight: Partly cloudy in the evening becoming clear overnight. Lows will be in the upper teens with winds out of the northwest at 5 to 10 MPH.

Tuesday: Partly cloudy with highs in the lower 30s. Winds will be light and variable early, gradually coming from the southwest at 5 to 10 MPH for the late morning and afternoon.  

Tuesday night: Partly cloudy with lows in the lower 20s and winds out of the southwest at 10 to 15 MPH.

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Your long-term forecast: There will be a few opportunities for some light rainfall towards the end of the week, with a slight chance Thursday night into Friday and additional showers possible beginning Saturday. Daytime highs for the period will range from the mid 40s to the mid 50s, with overnight lows in the mid 30s to the mid 40s.

Wednesday, November 21 2012

11/21/2012

Summary: Generally mild weather will continue into tomorrow, but an approaching cold front will result in blustery conditions Thanksgiving Day and a chance of showers beginning in the evening before temperatures start to drop tomorrow night.

Tonight: Clear with lows in the lower 40s and winds out of the south at 10 to 15 MPH.

Thursday: Mostly sunny in the morning becoming mostly cloudy in the afternoon with a slight chance of showers. Highs will be in the lower 60s with winds out of the southwest at 15 to 25 MPH, gusting up to 35 at times.  

Thursday night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers in the evening, becoming mostly clear after midnight. Lows will be in the mid 30s with winds out of the west at 10 to 20 MPH, gusting up to 30 at times in the evening.

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Your long-term forecast: The weather over the weekend will be colder than in recent days, but generally benign with dry conditions on Saturday and Sunday, but there will be a slight chance of a few showers on Monday. Daytime highs for the period will be range from the mid 30s to the lower 40s, with overnight lows in the mid 20s to the lower 30s.

Tuesday, November 20 2012

11/20/2012

Summary: Our unseasonably mild weather will continue for the next couple of days, though foggy conditions can be expected tonight into tomorrow morning.

Tonight: Mostly clear in the evening with areas of dense fog possible after midnight. Lows will be around 40 degrees with calm winds.

Wednesday: Generally sunny but with some areas of fog lingering into the morning. Highs will be around 60 with winds out of the south to southwest at 5 to 10 MPH.  

Wednesday night: Clear with lows in the lower 40s and winds out of the south at 10 to 15 MPH.

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Your long-term forecast: A cold front will be sweeping through northern Illinois Friday morning, which will put an end to our unseasonably mild weather, but while Friday through Sunday will be colder that average, they are also expected to remain dry. Daytime highs for the period will range from the mid 30s to the lower 40s, with overnight lows in the mid to upper 20s.