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Active Weather Pattern in the West and into the Central U.S.

A series of weather systems will bring locally heavy rain, 1 to 3 feet of mountain snow, and strong winds up to 75 mph across the western states. Later this weekend and early next week, a strong low pressure system will spread wintry conditions and strong winds from the Plains into the Upper Midwest. Strengthening winds in the Southern Plains will increase fire weather threats. Warmer in the east. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

32°F

0°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed SW 16 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1018.2 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 18 Jan 5:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of drizzle after 1am.  Patchy fog after 7pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of drizzle before 7am, then a chance of rain after 7am.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain
    and Areas Fog

    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 7pm.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely
    and Areas Fog

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 47.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 47 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 10pm and midnight, then a chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of drizzle after 1am. Patchy fog after 7pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A chance of drizzle before 7am, then a chance of rain after 7am. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 7pm. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Rain likely. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 47.
Monday Night
Rain likely before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 10pm and midnight, then a chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Tuesday
A chance of snow, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
5:38 pm CST Jan 18, 2018
6pm CST Jan 18, 2018-6pm CST Jan 25, 2018
 
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