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Arctic Air Plunges into the Great Lakes, Northeast and Mid-Atlantic

Arctic air dropping through the northern and eastern U.S. and a storm off the east coast will bring periods of snow, very cold wind chills and hazardous traveling conditions from the Upper Great Lakes to the Northeast. Meanwhile in southern California, Santa Ana winds will decrease but hot, dry air will remain over the area with elevated fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1012.8 mb)
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill14°F (-10°C)
Last update 13 Dec 1:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 21. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely before 9am, then snow likely after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Breezy

    High: 36 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Blustery, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Blustery

    Low: 21 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 28. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 31 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 21. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
Snow likely before 9am, then snow likely after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Snow likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Blustery, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Chicago IL
 41.86°N 87.65°W
1:18 am CST Dec 13, 2017
2am CST Dec 13, 2017-6pm CST Dec 19, 2017
 
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