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Snow Will Persist in the Northeast and Great Lake States

Heavy Lake Effect snow will continue to the lee of the Great Lakes for the next couple of days. Snow will also return to the Northeast by Tuesday as another front moves in. Bitter cold wind chills can be expected in the Upper Mississippi Valley. Freezing temperatures will even impact central Florida. Meanwhile, elevated fire weather conditions will persist in southern California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

38°F

3°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 29.71 in (1007.2 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 11 Dec 12:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago Midway Airport IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers between 8pm and 10pm, then a chance of flurries after 10pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Blustery.
    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Flurries

    Low: 19 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of flurries before noon, then a slight chance of snow after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
A chance of rain and snow showers before 8pm, then a chance of snow showers between 8pm and 10pm, then a chance of flurries after 10pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of flurries before noon, then a slight chance of snow after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago Midway Airport IL
 41.77°N 87.74°W
1:18 pm CST Dec 11, 2017
1pm CST Dec 11, 2017-6pm CST Dec 17, 2017
 
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