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Heavy Lake Effect Snow likely for the Great Lakes; Heavy Mountain Snow with Areas of Lower Elevation Snow and Freezing Rain in the West, Breezy and Cold in the Northern Plains

Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for the Great Lakes with 2 to 3 feet storm total snow possible. Arctic Air extends across much of the U.S. with breezy winds and temperatures 15-35 degrees below normal in the Northern Plains. Out west, heavy mountain snow and some low elevation snow and freezing rain forecast as a warmer weather system interacts with the Arctic airmass. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed W 14 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1019.7 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill14°F (-10°C)
Last update 7 Dec 7:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles E Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 28. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 24. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 24 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 22. West northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of snow after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 27 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 32.

    Chance Snow

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 28. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 24. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 22. West northwest wind around 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
Snow. Cloudy, with a low around 26.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 32.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 25.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles E Chicago IL
 41.83°N 87.65°W
8:17 am CST Dec 7, 2016
8am CST Dec 7, 2016-6pm CST Dec 13, 2016
 
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