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Widespread Precipitation for the Western U.S. While Rain Returns to the Gulf Coast Region

Rain and mountain snow showers will continue across the Western U.S. for the next couple days. Meanwhile, moisture will increase over Texas and the Deep South where locally heavy rainfall and minor flooding will be possible through midweek. Also, high fire danger will continue in the southern High Plains on Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Partly Cloudy

49°F

9°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed S 16 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1021.1 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 27 Feb 11:51 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Itasca IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 41. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then showers likely.  Low around 41. South southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 44. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 44 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain and snow after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of snow before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 37.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 41. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then showers likely. Low around 41. South southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 44. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 37.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Itasca IL
 42°N 88.02°W
11:19 am CST Feb 27, 2017
12pm CST Feb 27, 2017-6pm CST Mar 5, 2017
 
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