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Heavy snow expected over the Inter-mountain West; Lake Effect Snow will finally diminish on Saturday

A series of storm systems will continue bring heavy snowfall to much of the Inter-mountain West through the weekend. Snow will also spread onto the northern Plains, with travel difficulties possible. Heavy lake-effect snow will finally begin to diminish on Saturday in the Great Lakes where significant travel hazards have been observed. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago-O'Hare International Airport (KORD)

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Mostly Cloudy

18°F

-8°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 30.50 in (1034.1 mb)
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill8°F (-13°C)
Last update 10 Dec 5:51 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Itasca IL

Winter Weather Advisory December 10, 06:00pm until December 11, 10:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 23. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Chance Snow

    High: 23 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow.  Temperature rising to around 26 by 4am. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  High near 33. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance Snow
    then Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. West southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 15.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 15 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of snow showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 4 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 12.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 12 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 23. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Snow. Temperature rising to around 26 by 4am. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Sunday
Snow. High near 33. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 15.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 12.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Thursday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 7.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 14.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Itasca IL
 42°N 88.02°W
4:17 am CST Dec 10, 2016
5am CST Dec 10, 2016-6pm CST Dec 16, 2016
 
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