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Sprawling Storm System Bringing Impactful Weather To Western and Central U.S. Through Midweek

A large storm system will extend from the West Coast to the Great Lakes during the next couple days bringing hazardous weather to many parts of the country. Heavy snow is expected in the higher terrain of the West, along with very strong winds. Snow and ice will disrupt travel in parts of the Midwest, and heavy rain could cause widespread flooding in the Mississippi Valley and Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Light Rain

4°C

39°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 11 km/h
Barometer 1011.9 mb (29.87 in)
Dewpoint 3°C (37°F)
Visibility 6 km
Wind Chill1°C (34°F)
Last update 19 Feb 6:51 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Amf Ohare IL

Flood Watch February 19, 06:00pm until February 21, 06:00am
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Flood Watch
  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Areas of dense fog. High near 12. South southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Showers and
    Areas Dense
    Fog

    High: 12 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog before 3am. Low around 11. South southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 11 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 16. South southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 16 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain, possibly mixed with sleet, becoming all sleet after 5am. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around -1. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New sleet accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then
    Rain/Sleet

    Low: -1 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow, freezing rain, and sleet likely before 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 3. North wind 15 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 3 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 4.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain and snow between 1am and 2am, then a chance of snow after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: -1 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain and snow before 10am, then a chance of rain between 10am and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 7 °C

Detailed Forecast

Washington's Birthday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Areas of dense fog. High near 12. South southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog before 3am. Low around 11. South southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 16. South southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain, possibly mixed with sleet, becoming all sleet after 5am. Some thunder is also possible. Low around -1. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New sleet accumulation of less than a half centimeter possible.
Wednesday
Snow, freezing rain, and sleet likely before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 3. North wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 4.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow between 1am and 2am, then a chance of snow after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow before 10am, then a chance of rain between 10am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow between 1am and 4am, then a chance of snow after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Saturday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Sunday
Rain and snow likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 8.
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Point Forecast:
Amf Ohare IL
 41.98°N 87.9°W
6:18 am CST Feb 19, 2018
7am CST Feb 19, 2018-6pm CST Feb 25, 2018
 
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