Heavy Rain From East Texas to the Central Gulf Coast; Lower Mississippi Valley

Showers and thunderstorms, heavy at times, are expected from south Texas to the central Gulf coast and the lower Mississippi Valley through the weekend. Heavy rain will also spread into the Pacific and interior Northwest, with snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades. Snow will also impact the northern Great Lakes and northern New England at times. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

33°F

1°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed NW 10 mph
Barometer 30.35 in (1028.8 mb)
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 3 Dec 6:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, with a high near 37. West wind around 5 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  High near 35. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow 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 34. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow before 9am, then a chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 9pm, then a chance of snow between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, with a high near 37. West wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Sunday
Snow. High near 35. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A chance of snow 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 34. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow before 9am, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 9pm, then a chance of snow between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Breezy.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
7:18 am CST Dec 3, 2016
7am CST Dec 3, 2016-6pm CST Dec 9, 2016
 
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