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Heavy Snow For Portions of the Northeast; Great Lakes

Moderate to heavy snow will return to the Northeast and New England over the next couple of days. Heavy Lake Effect Snow will continue to the lee of the Great Lakes. Light snow will fall across portions of the Tennessee Valley; working into the Mid-Atlantic by mid-week. Meanwhile, elevated fire weather conditions will continue in southern California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Snow and Breezy

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed N 22 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill18°F (-8°C)
Last update 12 Dec 12:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered flurries.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Blustery, with a north northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Scattered
    Flurries and
    Blustery

    Low: 18 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Blustery

    High: 22 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of flurries before noon, then a chance of snow after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. South wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 31 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered flurries. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Blustery, with a north northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of flurries before noon, then a chance of snow after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. South wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Friday
A slight chance of snow after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Monday
A slight chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
1:24 am CST Dec 12, 2017
1am CST Dec 12, 2017-6pm CST Dec 18, 2017
 
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