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Very Cold with Snow and Ice Across the Central & Eastern States; Turning Unsettled in the Northwest

Well below normal temperatures, bitterly cold wind chills, and another round of snow and ice will impact the central and eastern U.S. through at least Tuesday. Wintry precipitation will extend as far south as Texas and Louisiana. Meanwhile, rain and wind will return to the Pacific Northwest, with locally heavy precipitation by mid-week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed NW 15 mph
Barometer 30.44 in (1032.9 mb)
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill10°F (-12°C)
Last update 16 Jan 11:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of snow showers before 2pm, then a chance of flurries after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 23 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values as low as -2. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -3. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 21 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.

    Chance Rain

    High: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of snow showers before 2pm, then a chance of flurries after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values as low as -2. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as -3. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 33. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Saturday
A chance of rain, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 47.
Sunday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 33.
Monday
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
11:20 am CST Jan 16, 2018
12pm CST Jan 16, 2018-6pm CST Jan 22, 2018
 
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