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Significant winter storm to bring heavy snow and ice from the Plains to the upper Midwest, Great Lakes and New England

A strong low pressure system will bring heavy snow, ice, and strong winds from the Plains to the upper Midwest, and western Great Lakes through tonight. Treacherous travel conditions are expected. Wintry precipitation will expand into portions of New England Tuesday into Tuesday night. An inclement pattern will also persist from northern California to the Pacific Northwest into the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Mostly Cloudy

49°F

9°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed SE 10 mph
Barometer 29.43 in (996.6 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 22 Jan 5:51 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Evanston IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain between midnight and 4am, then a chance of rain and snow after 4am. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 9am.  Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 31 by 10am. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Breezy.
    Chance Snow
    then Cloudy

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 33. West wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of rain after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain between midnight and 4am, then a chance of rain and snow after 4am. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 33. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 9am. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 31 by 10am. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33. West wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Evanston IL
 42.03°N 87.69°W
5:18 pm CST Jan 22, 2018
6pm CST Jan 22, 2018-6pm CST Jan 29, 2018
 
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