Wintry weather for Midwest, Ohio Valley; Bitter cold for Northeast

A bitterly cold airmass has invaded the eastern U.S this weekend bringing the coldest temperatures of the season. Gusty winds will combine with these cold temperatures to create dangerous wind chills well below zero in many parts of the Northeast. Meanwhile, a developing storm in the Plains will bring wintry precipitation to the Midwest and Ohio Valley on Sunday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.94°NLon: -87.67°WElev: 617ft.

Light Snow

18°F

-8°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SE 14 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1022.6 mb)
Dewpoint 11°F (-12°C)
Visibility 1.25 mi
Wind Chill4°F (-16°C)
Last update 14 Feb 2:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow.  High near 22. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 22 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow before 3am, then a chance of flurries between 3am and 5am, then patchy flurries and freezing drizzle after 5am.  Temperature rising to around 25 by 5am. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow then
    Patchy Wintry
    Mix

    Low: 22 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Cloudy, with a high near 34. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 34 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. South wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Chance Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 40.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow. High near 22. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow before 3am, then a chance of flurries between 3am and 5am, then patchy flurries and freezing drizzle after 5am. Temperature rising to around 25 by 5am. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
Cloudy, with a high near 34. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 36. South wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Friday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Breezy.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL
 41.94°N 87.67°W
2:45 pm CST Feb 14, 2016
3pm CST Feb 14, 2016-6pm CST Feb 20, 2016
 
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