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Active Weather From the Upper Midwest to the East Coast

A strong cold front will impact the entire east coast this weekend with much cooler temperatures and gusty winds. Heavy snow and strong winds in the Upper Midwest will transition into the Northeast this weekend, and severe weather in the Ohio Valley will move into the Mid-Atlantic as a marginal risk. Out west, a cold weather system will bring more rain, and some areas of low elevation snow. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Snow

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed NW 18 mph
Barometer 29.67 in (1005.7 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill15°F (-9°C)
Last update 25 Feb 4:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSE Lincolnwood IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 27. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blustery

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Blustery.
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 30 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 53.

    Chance Rain

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 27. Blustery, with a west northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 53.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSE Lincolnwood IL
 41.94°N 87.67°W
5:20 am CST Feb 25, 2017
5am CST Feb 25, 2017-6pm CST Mar 3, 2017
 
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