Heavy rain from the central Gulf Coast to Southeast U.S. this weekend

Heavy rain is expected from eastern Texas across the Lower Miss. Valley to the Southeast U.S. this weekend. This rain could lead to flash flooding. Meanwhile, heavy rain will also spread into the Northwest U.S., with heavy snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades and northern Rockies. Snow and hazardous travel conditions will impact the upper Midwest and parts of the Great Lake States. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Snow Fog

33°F

1°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1015.1 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 4 Dec 1:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

Winter Weather Advisory until December 4, 06:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until December 4, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Sun

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 35. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly before 8pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 32. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Heavy Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 40. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of snow after 1am, mixing with rain after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly between 7am and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of snow after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 19 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 35. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow, mainly before 8pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 32. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Monday Night
A slight chance of snow after 1am, mixing with rain after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly between 7am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 25.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
1:20 pm CST Dec 4, 2016
2pm CST Dec 4, 2016-6pm CST Dec 10, 2016
 
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