Accumulating Snowfall and Hazardous Travel Conditions From the Middle Atlantic to New England

A powerful low pressure system located off the New England coast will continue to bring accumulating snow from the New York City metro area to Boston with blizzard conditions likely over Cape Cod into tonight. In addition, a second storm system is expected to develop and intensify on Tuesday. This system will bring another round of snowfall accumulations from the Middle Atlantic to the northeast.
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Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.84°NLon: -87.68°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed NW 12 mph
Barometer 29.70 in (1006.7 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 8 Feb 2:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Flurries with a chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 30. West northwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 30 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow.  Low around 23. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers.  High near 23. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    and Blustery

    High: 23 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values as low as -8. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    Low: 10 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 17 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 22.

    Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Flurries with a chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 30. West northwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Snow. Low around 23. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers. High near 23. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values as low as -8. Blustery, with a northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 22.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Friday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 15.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
3:16 pm CST Feb 8, 2016
3pm CST Feb 8, 2016-6pm CST Feb 14, 2016
 
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