Snow on Forsythia Flowers and Below Average Temperatures for April

Snow on Forsythia April 18, 2011 in Arlington Heights
Snowfall Monday with unseasonably cool temperatures forecast this week (April 18-April 24). The average high for this week ranges from 59°F Monday to 61°F on Sunday.

Forecast as of Monday morning 7:15 a.m. for the week of April 18, 2011 to April 24, 2011.
Today: A chance of rain and snow before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. East northeast wind between 10 and 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Tonight: Rain likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 35. East northeast wind between 10 and 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.


Tuesday: Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a east northeast wind between 15 and 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers likely. Low around 38. Breezy, with a northeast wind between 10 and 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of rain before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Breezy, with a west wind between 15 and 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.

Thursday Night: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.

Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 42.

Saturday: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.

Saturday Night: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

Sunday: A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.