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Coastal storm will bring wind, rain, and wintry precipitation to the East Coast and New England this week

A strengthening storm system will move from the Southeast U.S. to off the Mid-Atlantic Coast by Monday evening. This storm will bring soaking rains and strong winds to much of the Eastern Seaboard through Tuesday. Interior sections of the Northeast could receive significant snow. Also, the prolonged period of strong onshore winds will result in coastal flooding for the Mid-Atlantic & New England. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

41°F

5°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1008.3 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 23 Jan 11:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ENE Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Cloudy, with a high near 42. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 41 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 37. East southeast wind around 15 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 42 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain and snow, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 35.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of snow before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Cloudy, with a high near 42. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 37. East southeast wind around 15 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 35.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 26.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ENE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
11:17 am CST Jan 23, 2017
12pm CST Jan 23, 2017-6pm CST Jan 29, 2017
 
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