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Freezing Rain Threat for the Central Plains and Southern Great Lakes

Ice and freezing rain will impact north-central Kansas, eastern Nebraska, much of Iowa, southern Minnesota, and Wisconsin into southern Michigan through Tuesday. A lesser threat will expand into portions of New York State and southern New England Wednesday. Meanwhile, heavy rain will impact portions of Texas and the Lower Mississippi Valley this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fog/Mist

37°F

3°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1012.0 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 16 Jan 10:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

Dense Fog Advisory January 17, 12:00am until January 17, 10:00am
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Dense Fog Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm.  Widespread fog. Temperature rising to around 42 by 4am. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and Fog

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then a chance of rain between 7am and 1pm, then a slight chance of showers after 1pm.  Widespread fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 43. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Rain Likely
    and Fog then
    Chance Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain showers, possibly mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 42.

    Chance Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Widespread fog. Temperature rising to around 42 by 4am. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then a chance of rain between 7am and 1pm, then a slight chance of showers after 1pm. Widespread fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 43. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain showers, possibly mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending. Cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 42.
Friday Night
A chance of rain, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy.
Monday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
10:18 pm CST Jan 16, 2017
11pm CST Jan 16, 2017-6pm CST Jan 23, 2017
 
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