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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 >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist

12°F

-11°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.42 in (1032.5 mb)
Dewpoint 8°F (-13°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill1°F (-17°C)
Last update 16 Jan 7:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Chicago IL

Winter Weather Advisory until January 16, 12:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until January 16, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Tue

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Snow showers, mainly before noon.  High near 23. Wind chill values as low as -2. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 23 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of flurries before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values as low as zero. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Flurries

    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

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow showers, mainly before noon. High near 23. Wind chill values as low as -2. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
A chance of flurries before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values as low as zero. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 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 1pm. 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 N Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
7:17 am CST Jan 16, 2018
8am CST Jan 16, 2018-6pm CST Jan 22, 2018
 
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