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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Dec 3:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 4am.  Areas of fog after 8pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a steady temperature around 40. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance Rain
    and Areas Fog

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. West northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 4am. Areas of fog after 8pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a steady temperature around 40. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 36.
Friday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL
 41.94°N 87.67°W
3:18 pm CST Dec 17, 2017
4pm CST Dec 17, 2017-6pm CST Dec 24, 2017
 
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