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Snow Will Persist in the Northeast and Great Lake States

Heavy Lake Effect snow will continue to the lee of the Great Lakes for the next couple of days. Snow will also return to the Northeast by Tuesday as another front moves in. Bitter cold wind chills can be expected in the Upper Mississippi Valley. Freezing temperatures will even impact central Florida. Meanwhile, elevated fire weather conditions will persist in southern California. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1019.7 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 10 Dec 11:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of snow after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 25. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of snow after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 40. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 40 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow before 9pm, then intermittent snow or flurries between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Blustery.
    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Blustery

    High: 23 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 32 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of snow after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 25. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of snow after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 40. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of snow before 9pm, then intermittent snow or flurries between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 23. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
11:18 pm CST Dec 10, 2017
12am CST Dec 11, 2017-6pm CST Dec 16, 2017
 
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