Arlington Heights weather NWS forecast for Tuesday New Year’s Day, January 1, 2019

New Year's Day: Patchy snow showers and freezing drizzle before 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 29. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 23. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 31. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 35. Southwest wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 10 mph.

Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25.


Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
356 AM CST Tue Jan 1 2019

Winnebago-Boone-McHenry-Lake IL-Ogle-Lee-DeKalb-Kane-DuPage-Cook-
La Salle-Kendall-Grundy-Will-
Including the cities of Rockford, Belvidere, Woodstock, Waukegan,
Oregon, Dixon, DeKalb, Aurora, Elgin, Wheaton, Chicago, Ottawa,
Oswego, Morris, and Joliet
356 AM CST Tue Jan 1 2019

...Patchy Freezing Drizzle Possible Today...

Patchy freezing drizzle is expected at times today, possibly
mixed with light snow showers or flurries. With temperatures
falling into the 20s to around 30 degrees, any freezing drizzle
could cause icy conditions on untreated roadways. Motorists are
advised to check for the latest forecasts and check road
conditions before driving. provides early ALERTS that are not confirmed incidents. For more developed reports, see Not all ALERTS on are included on