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Heavy Snowfall expected over the Intermountain West and the Great Lakes

A series of storm systems will bring heavy snowfall to much of the Intermountain West through the weekend. Snow will also spread onto the northern Plains with travel difficulties possible. Heavy Lake Effect snow will continue in favored locations downwind of the Great Lakes with western New York picking up storm total amounts of 2 to 3 feet. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Snow

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed W 10 mph
Barometer 30.54 in (1035.9 mb)
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill15°F (-9°C)
Last update 9 Dec 9:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Chicago IL

Winter Storm Watch December 10, 06:00pm until December 12, 03:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Today

    Today: Occasional flurries before 2pm.  Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 23 by 5pm. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Flurries

    High: 29 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of snow after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. West wind around 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 23 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow.  Low around 23. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 32. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 32 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow, mainly before midnight.  Low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow then
    Chance Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.

    Chance Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow showers after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Occasional flurries before 2pm. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 23 by 5pm. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. West wind around 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Snow. Low around 23. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 32. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Snow, mainly before midnight. Low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 14.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
10:19 am CST Dec 9, 2016
10am CST Dec 9, 2016-6pm CST Dec 15, 2016
 
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