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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

0°C

32°F

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed S 17 G 33 km/h
Barometer 1012.5 mb (29.86 in)
Dewpoint -5°C (23°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-4°C (24°F)
Last update 11 Dec 9:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of snow before 3pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of rain after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3. South wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 3 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of snow between 8pm and 1am, then a chance of flurries after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Blustery.
    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: -7 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of flurries before 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near -7. Northwest wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.

    Chance
    Flurries

    High: -7 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -10. Wind chill values as low as -17. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -10 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of flurries between 7am and 1pm, then a slight chance of snow after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near -2. West wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: -2 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly between 7pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -4 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -1.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: -1 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of snow before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -6 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 0.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 0 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of snow before 3pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of rain after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3. South wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
A chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of snow between 8pm and 1am, then a chance of flurries after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 35 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of flurries before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near -7. Northwest wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -10. Wind chill values as low as -17. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of flurries between 7am and 1pm, then a slight chance of snow after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near -2. West wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly between 7pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -1.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 0.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 6.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 6.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
8:19 am CST Dec 11, 2017
10am CST Dec 11, 2017-6pm CST Dec 17, 2017
 
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