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Storm system to bring winter weather from the Plains to New England through Monday

A storm system spinning over the central U.S. will set the stage for a widespread precipitation event across the central and eastern U.S. through Monday. A wide swath of accumulating snow will extend from Nebraska to New England. Just to the south of this area of snow, marginal temps will lead to the possibility of a transition zone of sleet and freezing rain.
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3 Miles SSE Preston Heights IL

7 Day Forecast

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Chicago, IL Local Forecast Office

Tonight

Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

Rain/Snow

Low: 28 °F

Sunday

Heavy Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

Heavy
Snow

High: 29 °FFalling Temperatures

Sunday
Night

Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

Snow

Low: 11 °F

Monday

Mostly Sunny

Mostly
Sunny

High: 16 °F

Monday
Night

Slight Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

Slight Chc
Snow

Low: 9 °F

Tuesday

Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

Chance
Snow

High: 28 °F

Tuesday
Night

Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

Chance
Snow

Low: 18 °F

Wednesday

Partly Sunny

Partly
Sunny

High: 23 °F

Wednesday
Night

Partly Cloudy

Partly
Cloudy

Low: 0 °F

Detailed Forecast

  • Tonight Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 9pm. Low around 28. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
  • Sunday Occasional snow with widespread blowing snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Temperature falling to around 22 by 5pm. Blustery, with an east northeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
  • Sunday Night Periods of snow with widespread blowing snow before midnight, then snow showers likely with areas of blowing snow after midnight. Low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -1. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
  • Monday Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Wind chill values as low as -5. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
  • Monday Night A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
  • Tuesday A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
  • Tuesday Night A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
  • Wednesday Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
  • Wednesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 0.
  • Thursday Sunny, with a high near 14.
  • Thursday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.
  • Friday Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
  • Friday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
  • Saturday Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.