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Strong Cold Front Moving Through Midwest Towards the East Coast

A strong cold front moving east across the Midwest will produce numerous impacts. Severe thunderstorms that develop ahead of the front may have damaging winds, marginally large hail, and brief tornadoes. In addition, heavy rain may produce localized flash flooding. Strong gusty winds are possible from Texas into the western Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Rain Snow Fog/Mist

36°F

2°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed NW 17 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.52 in (1000.0 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill26°F (-3°C)
Last update 18 Nov 1:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain, mainly before 4pm.  Steady temperature around 41. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 48. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain, mainly before 4pm. Steady temperature around 41. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 48. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Thanksgiving Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.65°W
1:22 pm CST Nov 18, 2017
2pm CST Nov 18, 2017-6pm CST Nov 24, 2017
 
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