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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago-O'Hare International Airport (KORD)

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Fair

67°F

19°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed S 16 mph
Barometer 29.63 in (1003.3 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Feb 3:51 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Amf Ohare IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of rain after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a temperature falling to around 42 by 4pm. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight.  Temperature rising to around 51 by 5am. Northeast wind around 15 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Southeast wind around 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow between 3am and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Breezy. Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain and snow before midnight, then a slight chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of rain after 3pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a temperature falling to around 42 by 4pm. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight. Temperature rising to around 51 by 5am. Northeast wind around 15 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Southeast wind around 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow between 3am and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow before midnight, then a slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Rain. Cloudy, with a high near 55.
Tuesday Night
Rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
Amf Ohare IL
 41.98°N 87.9°W
3:17 pm CST Feb 22, 2017
4pm CST Feb 22, 2017-6pm CST Mar 1, 2017
 
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