Arlington Heights Weather Forecast: Light, Dry Snow Expected To Restart Today, Temps Dropping Slowly

Chicagoland weather radar shows that all major snow has left the area bringing about 0.5 inch of snow. Current radar shows no significant precipitation images developing and no snow headed our way, but dry snow is still forecast for today. Another 0.3 inch of snow is possible by tomorrow morning at about 6:00 a.m. Snow showers may bring an additional 0.5 inch to 0.9 inch on Monday.

This time around we missed heavy rain, heavy snow and freezing rain, such as this aftermath in Lansing, Michigan.

Satellite images show cloudy conditions across the entire Midwest with some clearing in northwest Iowa. Clouds are expected to remain over Chicagoland throughout Sunday. Significant clearing of clouds is not expected until Tuesday about 1:00 a.m. when temperatures are expected fall near zero and hit zero or -1 by 4:00 a.m. to 5:00 a.m. The clearing will cause heat loss overnight, with wind chill down to -13 degrees. Winds will be shifting from NNW to West at about 7-10 MPH during the next 24 hours.

Frozen weather station in Milton, Ontario.

TODAY Sunrise: 7:17 AM Sunset: 4:23 PM
Scattered flurries. Cloudy, with a high near 32. North northwest wind around 10 mph (HIGH 33 degrees at O’Hare this morning from about 8:30 am. to 11:00 a.m. with temperatures already slowly falling).

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 16. West northwest wind around 10 mph.

Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to near 18 by 8am, then falling to around 11 during the remainder of the day. Wind chill values as low as -4. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Wind chill values as low as -12. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.

Christmas Day
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.

Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
Thursday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.

Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 14.

Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.

Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29.


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