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Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fog/Mist

33°F

1°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed W 10 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1020.4 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 1.75 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 18 Jan 5:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of rain after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 45. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 39. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of rain before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 46. East wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 48.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 39. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of rain before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 46. East wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
A chance of rain after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 48.
Sunday Night
Rain likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 39.
Monday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 44.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.86°N 87.65°W
6:17 am CST Jan 18, 2017
6am CST Jan 18, 2017-6pm CST Jan 24, 2017
 
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