Lake Effect Snow Forecast for Great Lakes, Dangerous Wind Chills Across Upper Midwest
Cold, arctic air moving across the Upper Midwest will bring Lake Effect snow downwind of the Great Lakes through Thursday. Snowfall accumulations of 1-2 feet are expected in some locations. Meanwhile temperatures will be 10-20 degrees below normal from the Upper Midwest to the Southern Plains through Thursday. Wind Chill Advisories are in effect for parts of the Midwest.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
- Wind SpeedSW 7 mph
- Barometer30.49 in
- Dewpoint-8°F (-22°C)
- Visibility10.00 mi
- Wind Chill-13°F (-25°C)
Current conditions at
Gary Chicago International (KGYY)
Lat: 41.62 Lon: -87.42 Elev: 591ft.
3 Miles SE East Chicago IN
7 Day Forecast
- Today Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -11. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
- Tonight Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
- Friday A 20 percent chance of snow after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 32. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
- Friday Night Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 26. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
- Saturday Snow likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 30. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
- Saturday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
- Sunday Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
- Sunday Night A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
- Monday A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
- Monday Night A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
- Tuesday Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
- Tuesday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
- Wednesday Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Additional Forecasts and Information
Zone Area Forecast for Lake County, IN
HOURLY WEATHER GRAPH
NATIONAL DIGITAL FORECAST DATABASE