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Freezing Rain Threat for the Central Plains and Southern Great Lakes

Ice and freezing rain will impact north-central Kansas, eastern Nebraska, much of Iowa, southern Minnesota, and Wisconsin into southern Michigan through Tuesday. A lesser threat will expand into portions of New York State and southern New England Wednesday. Meanwhile, heavy rain will impact portions of Texas and the Lower Mississippi Valley this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

36°F

2°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1019.1 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 16 Jan 3:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Chicago IL

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Rain.  Areas of fog. High near 39. East southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Areas Fog

    High: 39 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm.  Widespread fog, mainly between 1am and 5am. Temperature rising to around 43 by 3am. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain and Fog

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain before noon, then a slight chance of showers after noon.  Widespread fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 39 by 5pm. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain
    and Fog then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 43 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 11pm and midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 42.

    Chance Rain

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

M.L.King Day
Rain. Areas of fog. High near 39. East southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Widespread fog, mainly between 1am and 5am. Temperature rising to around 43 by 3am. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of rain before noon, then a slight chance of showers after noon. Widespread fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 39 by 5pm. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 11pm and midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 42.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy.
Monday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Chicago IL
 41.86°N 87.65°W
3:18 pm CST Jan 16, 2017
4pm CST Jan 16, 2017-6pm CST Jan 23, 2017
 
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