With families of coordinated styles ranging from contemporary to traditional, Forecast offers the perfect solution to create a beautifully coordinated lighting scheme for the entire home.
Sconces add just the right touch to any space. Forecast offers designs perfect for any home, from upscale to the casual beach house. With materials ranging from glass to paper to metal, you’re sure to find the perfect look for yourhome.
Forecast offers a wide variety of chandeliers to deliver an elegant finishing touch to any room.
|Close to Ceiling
Here’s a news flash- ceiling lighting doesn’t need to be boring! Forecast offers dozens of styles to add panache to hallways, closets and even laundry rooms!
Forecast offers a wide variety of pendants, each a bold statement realized in unique materials and exquisite craftsmanship.
Forecast offers an unparalleled variety of exceptional bath lighting products, led by our patented Solutions bath lighting system. For styles from traditional to contemporary, Forecast has it all!
These modular pendant options utilize popular incandescent or compact fluorescent lamp sources, combined with a stunning variety of artisan created glasses.
Energy efficient lighting has been a passion at Forecast for the over 15 years. Discover how we have been able to utilize these money saving lamp sources in a wide variety of beautifully crafted luminaires.
Further proof that great things come in small packages, these low voltage pendants use miniature low voltage lamps that deliver tremendous impact when paired with our many hand- made glass shade options.
Let your good taste extend outside your home by selecting from our vast selection of distinctive outdoor lighting styles.
|Energy Smart Outdoor
Forecast brings Energy Smart lighting outdoors! With longer operating hours, energy efficient lamp sources are ideal for exterior applications. Preserve the beauty and security of your home while saving money!
Organic Modern by Forecast reflects a new use of sustainable materials in a beautiful series of forms. Organic Modern by Forecast embraces the textural elegance of natural materials, and brings their magic to light. Bamboo, cork, grasscloth, stone, sand and woven fabrics all appear in this latest collection from Forecast. These exceptional materials are paired with sleekly styled hardware to create luminaries that are unmistakably Forecast.
|Palette Flex Media
Forecast introduces the Palette Flex Media System, offering an exciting new way to customize lighting fixtures to match other interior finishes and fixture styles. Each Palette series fixture accepts any of eight standard Flex Media swatch sets.
Flex Media Materials include cork, fabric, grasscloth and artisan papers. Each of these materials is mounted to a thin film, which is bendable to allow simple tool- free installation into the fixture.
In addition to our standard swatch offering, designers may also create their own swatches using fabrics, wall coverings or other non- hazardous materials. For custom swatch sizing data please contact factory.
Forecast Lighting was founded in Southern California in the early 1970's. From the very beginning, Forecast focused on developing contemporary lighting designs that were distinctive from the competition. These designs were generated by constantly seeking customer feedback as well as a careful analysis of the trends of the day in home décor.
In 1992, Lightolier acquired Forecast and relocated the company to our current headquarters in Elgin, IL. Our customer service, sales and warehousing remains in Elgin today. We also operate a trade only showroom in the Dallas Market Center.
Four decades after our founding, Forecast continues to build on our unique legacy as a customer focused brand delivering exceptionally well styled products at attractive prices. We have also pioneered many breakthrough concepts, from coordinated glass to entirely new ways to illuminate bath spaces. Our in house design team travels the world to identify materials and trends that we can bring to light, and we are proud to say that a Forecast fixture clearly stands out in a crowded, often “me- too” marketplace.
Today, Forecast markets our products in both the residentially focused lighting showroom market, as well as the commercial specification segment. We offer a wide range of products for both interior as well as exterior applications, including many Energy Smart options. In the past four years, we have introduced over 650 new products!