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Heavy Snow & Ice Across Portions of the Plains and Midwest; Unsettled in the Pacific Northwest

Heavy snow and freezing rain will impact portions of the Plains, upper Midwest, and Great Lakes into Monday. Significant snow accumulations and gusty winds are likely in some areas. Farther to the south, rain and a few thunderstorms are expected over the Mississippi, Tennessee, and Ohio Valleys. Heavy rain & mountain snowfall will also continue from northern California into the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fog

43°F

6°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1012.8 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 21 Jan 7:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Chicago IL

Dense Fog Advisory until January 22, 06:00am
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Dense Fog Advisory
  •  
    Dense Fog Advisory until January 22, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Mon

    Dense Fog Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 3am.  Widespread dense fog. Temperature rising to around 42 by 1am. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Dense Fog
    then Rain and
    Dense Fog

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms between 2pm and 4pm, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Patchy fog. High near 52. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog
    then Rain
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely before 4am, then rain and snow likely between 4am and 5am, then snow likely after 5am. Some thunder is also possible.  Cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind around 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 34. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 3am. Widespread dense fog. Temperature rising to around 42 by 1am. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms between 2pm and 4pm, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Patchy fog. High near 52. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Rain likely before 4am, then rain and snow likely between 4am and 5am, then snow likely after 5am. Some thunder is also possible. Cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind around 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 34. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Friday
A slight chance of rain after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
8:18 pm CST Jan 21, 2018
8pm CST Jan 21, 2018-6pm CST Jan 28, 2018
 
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