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Heavy snow expected over the Inter-mountain West; Lake Effect Snow will finally diminish on Saturday

A series of storm systems will continue bring heavy snowfall to much of the Inter-mountain West through the weekend. Snow will also spread onto the northern Plains, with travel difficulties possible. Heavy lake-effect snow will finally begin to diminish on Saturday in the Great Lakes where significant travel hazards have been observed. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

22°F

-6°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.53 in (1035.6 mb)
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill13°F (-11°C)
Last update 10 Dec 9:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Chicago IL

Winter Weather Advisory December 10, 06:00pm until December 11, 10:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 23. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Cloudy then
    Chance Snow

    High: 23 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow.  Temperature rising to around 27 by 3am. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  High near 35. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 9pm, then gradually ending.  Cloudy, with a low around 25. South wind around 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 18.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 18 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of snow showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 9 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 23. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tonight
Snow. Temperature rising to around 27 by 3am. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow. High near 35. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 9pm, then gradually ending. Cloudy, with a low around 25. South wind around 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 18.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow showers before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Thursday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 9.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 15.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
9:36 am CST Dec 10, 2016
10am CST Dec 10, 2016-6pm CST Dec 16, 2016
 
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