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Critical Fire Weather Conditions Persist in California; Becoming Unsettled over the Rockies & Gulf Coast

Dry and gusty winds will continue to result in elevated to critical fire weather conditions across portions of California through Sunday. Elsewhere, a more active pattern will return to the Pacific Northwest and northern Rockies with areas of rain & snow, while showers and storms develop over the lower Mississippi Valley and Gulf Coast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

39°F

4°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed SW 10 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1013.7 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 16 Dec 9:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. East wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of rain after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 40. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of drizzle after midnight.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 37. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 43. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. East wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 40. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of drizzle after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 37. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 43. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40.
Thursday Night
Rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 27.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Chicago IL
 41.86°N 87.65°W
9:18 am CST Dec 16, 2017
10am CST Dec 16, 2017-6pm CST Dec 22, 2017
 
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