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Wintery Weather Stretching from the West Coast to the Great Lakes

Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for the Great Lakes with 2 to 3 feet storm total snow possible. Arctic Air extends across much of the U.S. with breezy winds and temperatures 15-35 degrees below normal in the Northern Plains. Out west, heavy mountain snow and some low elevation snow and freezing rain forecast as a warmer weather system interacts with the Arctic airmass. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed SW 10 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1020.8 mb)
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 7 Dec 10:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago ILSimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 30. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 24. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 24 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 22. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of snow after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 27 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 32.

    Chance Snow

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 30. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 24. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 22. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
Snow. Cloudy, with a low around 26.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 32.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 25.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago ILSimilar City Names
 41.84°N 87.68°W
11:18 am CST Dec 7, 2016
11am CST Dec 7, 2016-6pm CST Dec 13, 2016
 
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