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Hard freeze likely over the Deep South, inclement pattern expected over the west coast of the U.S. through the weekend

Very cold temperatures are likely to continue over the Deep South and Southeast U.S. into Thursday. A series of low pressure systems will bring abundant moisture to much of northern California and into the Pacific Northwest through the upcoming weekend. Locally heavy rain and strong winds will be likely along coastal locations, with heavy snow expected from Sierra to the Cascades. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

18°F

-8°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SW 17 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1022.5 mb)
Dewpoint 11°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill3°F (-16°C)
Last update 18 Jan 7:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 33 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of drizzle after midnight.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Drizzle and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 45.

    Chance Rain
    and Areas Fog

    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.

    Rain Likely

    High: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of drizzle after midnight. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 45.
Sunday Night
Rain likely. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 43.
Monday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
Monday Night
A chance of rain before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of snow after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
7:18 am CST Jan 18, 2018
8am CST Jan 18, 2018-6pm CST Jan 24, 2018
 
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