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Heavy Rain and Flooding, and Significant Wintry Impacts for the Central U.S.

A strong frontal boundary slowing as it moves into the central U.S. will tap into deep moisture to produce heavy rain and flooding, and a significant ice storm. Rain totals up to 7 inches, with isolated higher amounts, will be possible. Significant icing up to a third of an inch may occur in the central Plains and Middle Missouri Valley. Continued cold weather with snow to low elevations out west. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Light Rain

37°F

3°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.8 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 20 Feb 7:51 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Franklin Park IL

Flood Watch until February 21, 06:00am
Flood Advisory until February 23, 01:30am
Flood Warning until February 21, 10:45am
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Flood Watch
Flood Advisory
Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Watch until February 21, 06:00am
    Flood Advisory until February 23, 01:30am
    Flood Warning until February 21, 10:45am

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, freezing rain, and sleet before 3am, then a chance of snow and sleet between 3am and 4am, then a chance of snow after 4am.  Low around 27. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Total nighttime snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain then
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 35. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. East northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain and snow between midnight and 3am, then a chance of snow after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow before 7am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 7am and 9am, then a slight chance of rain after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain, freezing rain, and sleet before 3am, then a chance of snow and sleet between 3am and 4am, then a chance of snow after 4am. Low around 27. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Total nighttime snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 35. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. East northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 33. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Rain likely before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow between midnight and 3am, then a chance of snow after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow before 7am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 7am and 9am, then a slight chance of rain after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
Saturday Night
Rain likely before 4am, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
Franklin Park IL
 41.93°N 87.88°W
7:30 pm CST Feb 20, 2018
8pm CST Feb 20, 2018-6pm CST Feb 27, 2018
 
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