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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 Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

54°F

12°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 29.67 in (1004.6 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 23 Feb 2:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 41. West wind around 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of rain after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a temperature falling to around 36 by 5pm. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight.  Temperature rising to around 43 by 5am. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 61. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow between 3am and 4am, then a chance of snow after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Breezy.
    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Breezy. Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 24 °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 29.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 41. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of rain after 3pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a temperature falling to around 36 by 5pm. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight. Temperature rising to around 43 by 5am. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 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. Cloudy, with a high near 61. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow between 3am and 4am, then a chance of snow after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery.
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 29.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Tuesday Night
Rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL
 41.94°N 87.64°W
2:26 am CST Feb 23, 2017
3am CST Feb 23, 2017-6pm CST Mar 1, 2017
 
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