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Colder temperatures return to the central and eastern U.S. and winter holds a bit longer across the north.

A strong cold front is forecast to reach the East Coast by Friday morning, dropping temperatures on the order of 15 to 30 degrees by Saturday. Some lingering showers will be possible behind the front, and snow showers are possible across parts of the Great Lakes and the Northeast on Friday. But tonight, heavy rain with embedded thunderstorms are expected for the Gulf Coast and Florida.
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Light Snow

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1019.0 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill 22°F (-6°C)
Last update on 27 Mar 2:53 am CDT

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°N Lon: 87.76°W Elev: 617ft.

For More Weather Information:

Chicago, IL Local Forecast Office

4 Miles NE Chicago IL

7 Day Forecast

  • Overnight

    Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Snow
    Likely

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Snow Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Snow
    Likely

    High: 29 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Saturday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Rain Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain
    Likely

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Showers

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 29. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 33. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south after midnight.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly between 10am and 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 4 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
Last Update: 2:16 am CDT Mar 27, 2015
Forecast Valid: 4am CDT Mar 27, 2015-6pm CDT Apr 2, 2015
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