Climate Outlook (3 mos)

Current Conditions
WeatherClosings™ | NWS IWDS
Snow Cover | STORMTRACKER

Weather/Sky Geeks! Click Here

CHICAGO, O'HARE

Click for AMF O'hare, Illinois Forecast

WHEELING, PALWAUKEE

Click for Arlington Heights, Illinois Forecast

KENOSHA, WI

Click for Kenosha, Wisconsin Forecast

ROCKFORD, IL

Click for Rockford, Illinois Forecast

BOURBONNAIS, IL

Click for Bourbonnais, Illinois Forecast

CHAMPAIGN, IL

Click for Champaign, Illinois Forecast

DUBUQUE, IA

Click for Dubuque, Iowa Forecast

LA CROSSE, WI

Click for La Crosse, Wisconsin Forecast

NWS | IWIN
O'Hare Int'l Airport
Chicago Midway Airport
Wheeling, Pal-Waukee
Champaign /Urbana-Willard
Aurora Municipal Airport
Dupage Airport, IL
Greater Rockford Airport
Kenosha Regional Airport

Forecasts
The Weather Channel
Arl. Hts/Wheeling, IL 60004
Chicago-O'Hare IL 60666
Kenosha, WI 53140
Rockford, IL 61101

Radar Links
USA Radar (WU)
The Weather Channel
Chicago-O'Hare, IL Doppler

Intellicast -
Chicago Radar Image
Chicago Radar Loop
Chicago Radar Summary
Chicago Precipitation Image

Warnings

EarthWatch StormWatch®
North Central United States

NWS
NWS IWDS
US - Tornado Warnings
National Warnings Area

Illinois Counties Map


PAGE ONE NEWS (Front)


FRONT PAGE

Local
Daily Herald. Pioneer Press, more ...

National CNN | USA Today
TV | Radio | Newspapers | Reuters

International
Y! Global Economy, more ...

Weather
AccuWeather, Intellicast, Weather.com

Sports
Chicagosports.com, CNN/SI

Business/Technology
CNET | MSN Money | Y! Finance

Entertainment
Y! Movies | ET Online | Billboard

Health & Fitness
Y! Health | CNN | Reuters

Opinion/Editorial Daily Herald
Chicago Tribune | Chicago Sun-Times

REUNION CENTRAL NEWS
Renunion Links
1976

 

Arlingtoncards.com
Weather

STORM TRACKER

MAPQUEST | How far is it? | +/- | Intellicast Radar Summary / Loop | AccuWeather

THE STORM TRACKER can help predict when a line of storms or an area of precipitation will arrive in an area or leave from an area. ALL WEATHER PREDICTIONS SHOULD BE CONSIDERED IN COORDINATION WITH ACTUAL OBSERVED CONDITIONS. Weather can change suddenly. The radar signal could be wrong. New storms can develop in minutes. Front lines or storm centers can change direction and/or speed. All or any of these conditions could make the Storm Tracker innacurate. Storm Tracker is provided for information only and SHOULD NOT be used to protect life and property.

Predicting When Front Edge of Storm will Arrive (Speed in Knots is Known)

View Radar Summary from Intellicast.
Note the town nearest the storm's leading edge and note the direction of the storm.

Enter estimated miles to the leading edge of the storm:
Use the Illinois Counties Map for distance estimation ... or use the following cities' mileage from Arl Hts:

WEST (miles)

SW (miles)

NW (miles)

NORTH (miles)

 

Cedar Rapids = 190
Dubuque = 142
Rockford = 57
Elgin = 16

Rock Island = 141
Peoria = 126
Sterling = 90
DeKalb = 41
West Chicago = 19

Madison = 99
Lake Geneva = 41
McHenry = 23
Crystal Lake = 20
Barrington = 9

West Bend = 92
Milwaukee = 67
Kenosha = 34
Gurnee = 20

SOUTH (miles)

SE (miles)

 

Champaign = 138
Kankakee = 68
Orland Park = 34
Oak Brook = 18

Gary = 48
Chicago = 23


Enter the speed of the storm in knots:

Click calculate to see the estimated number of minutes the storm will take to arrive:
               Your result: Minutes
One knot equals 1.150778 miles per hour.
For example 30 knots equals 34.523354 miles per hour.


Additional Qualitative Analysis
Also check
Weather Underground O'Hare for latest radar (speed not shown).
Check temperatures at left to notice temperatures dropping from rainfall or front arrival.

 

©Copyright 2001-2003 Apriori, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Arlingtoncards.com is a Service Mark of Apriori, Inc.
All products mentioned are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.