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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

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed W 12 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1015.1 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill16°F (-9°C)
Last update 15 Dec 7:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Scattered flurries before 9am, then scattered flurries after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 31. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Scattered
    Flurries

    High: 31 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of flurries before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Flurries

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 45. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered flurries before 9am, then scattered flurries after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 31. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
A chance of flurries before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 29. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 45. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
7:19 am CST Dec 15, 2017
8am CST Dec 15, 2017-6pm CST Dec 21, 2017
 
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