Heavy rain from the central Gulf Coast to Southeast U.S. this weekend

Heavy rain is expected from eastern Texas across the Lower Miss. Valley to the Southeast U.S. this weekend. This rain could lead to flash flooding. Meanwhile, heavy rain will also spread into the Northwest U.S., with heavy snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades and northern Rockies. Snow and hazardous travel will also impact the Upper Midwest and northern Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Snow

1°C

34°F

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed SE 9 km/h
Barometer 1019.1 mb (30.06 in)
Dewpoint -3°C (27°F)
Visibility 3.22 km
Wind Chill-2°C (29°F)
Last update 4 Dec 10:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

Winter Weather Advisory until December 4, 06:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until December 4, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Sun

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Snow.  High near 2. South southeast wind around 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 7 to 11 centimeters possible.

    Snow

    High: 2 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 km/h.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 0 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 4. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of snow before 4am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 4am and 5am, then a slight chance of rain after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 1 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4. North wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northwest 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.

    Chance Rain

    High: 4 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near -1.

    Partly Sunny

    High: -1 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: -7 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow. High near 2. South southeast wind around 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 7 to 11 centimeters possible.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 km/h.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 4. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A slight chance of snow before 4am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 4am and 5am, then a slight chance of rain after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4. North wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northwest 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near -1.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near -6.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. Breezy.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near -4.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -2.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
10:18 am CST Dec 4, 2016
11am CST Dec 4, 2016-6pm CST Dec 10, 2016
 
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