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Strong Pacific Storm System Bringing Heavy Rain, Mountain Snow and Strong Wind to California

Another Pacific storm system will bring a continued threat for heavy rain, very heavy mountain snow, and strong winds to California through Tuesday. The threat of flooding, landslides, and avalanches will create dangerous travel conditions in many parts of the state. In addition, downed trees and power lines could lead to scattered power outages. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

49°F

9°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.8 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 19 Feb 10:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Areas Fog

    Low: 44 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Areas of dense fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Areas Dense
    Fog then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 57. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers before noon.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 65. West wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. South southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Rain

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Washington's Birthday
Areas of dense fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then a chance of showers. Low around 57. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 65. West wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Thursday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Breezy.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
10:17 pm CST Feb 19, 2017
11pm CST Feb 19, 2017-6pm CST Feb 26, 2017
 
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