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Hard freeze likely over the Deep South, inclement pattern expected over the west coast of the U.S. through the weekend

Very cold temperatures are likely to continue over the Deep South and Southeast U.S. into Thursday. A series of low pressure systems will bring abundant moisture to much of northern California and into the Pacific Northwest through the upcoming weekend. Locally heavy rain and strong winds will be likely along coastal locations, with heavy snow expected from Sierra to the Cascades. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago-O'Hare International Airport (KORD)

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

A Few Clouds

17°F

-8°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed SW 15 mph
Barometer 30.24 in (1025.3 mb)
Dewpoint 8°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill2°F (-17°C)
Last update 17 Jan 9:51 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Des Plaines IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy blowing snow before 4am. Mostly clear, with a low around 17. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 32 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21. West southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 39. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 45.

    Chance Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Rain

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy blowing snow before 4am. Mostly clear, with a low around 17. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 39. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 45.
Sunday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 40.
Monday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
Des Plaines IL
 42.04°N 87.9°W
9:18 pm CST Jan 17, 2018
10pm CST Jan 17, 2018-6pm CST Jan 24, 2018
 
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