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Storms Continue to Pound the Western U.S.

Storms will continue to bring heavy rain, flooding and strong winds to California and many states across the west. Heavy rain will result in flooding for some areas, and heavy snow will be possible at high elevation locations. By mid-week, these storms may bring heavy snow to the northern Rockies and Intermountain west. Heavy rain and flooding will also impact the central Gulf Coast this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

60°F

16°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.3 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Feb 5:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NNE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 7pm.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 47. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Areas of fog before 11am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 72. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of rain after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 43. Northeast wind around 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before 4am, then a chance of rain and snow between 4am and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain and snow likely, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 7pm. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 47. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 72. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of rain after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 43. Northeast wind around 15 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 4am, then a chance of rain and snow between 4am and 5am, then a chance of snow after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Rain and snow likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Monday
A slight chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Monday Night
Rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NNE Chicago IL
 41.92°N 87.64°W
5:17 pm CST Feb 21, 2017
6pm CST Feb 21, 2017-6pm CST Feb 28, 2017
 
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