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Fire Weather Threat Continues in California; Wintry Conditions in Northern Rockies, Great Lakes & Northeast

Gusty winds and low humidity will again result in elevated to critical fire weather conditions across portions of California through the weekend. Meanwhile, a cold front will bring rain and high elevation snowfall to the northern Rockies and Pacific Northwest. Areas of snow and seasonably chilly temperatures will also persist near the Great Lakes and parts of the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Snow

33°F

1°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed W 14 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill23°F (-5°C)
Last update 15 Dec 3:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered flurries.  Cloudy, with a high near 31. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Scattered
    Flurries

    High: 31 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered flurries before 9pm, then scattered flurries with a slight chance of snow between 9pm and midnight, then scattered flurries after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 30. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 44. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly between 2pm and 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of rain before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered flurries. Cloudy, with a high near 31. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Scattered flurries before 9pm, then scattered flurries with a slight chance of snow between 9pm and midnight, then scattered flurries after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 30. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 44. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly between 2pm and 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 35.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of rain before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
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 32.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Thursday Night
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 28.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.68°W
3:18 pm CST Dec 15, 2017
4pm CST Dec 15, 2017-6pm CST Dec 22, 2017
 
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