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Wintry precipitation and very cold temperatures in the east, unsettled weather likely from northern California to the Pacific Northwest

Accumulating snowfall will bring travel implications from the southeast U.S. to the Middle Atlantic, Northeast, and New England through Wednesday. Very cold temperatures will likely bring a hard freeze to portions of the Deep South into Thursday. A series of storm systems will bring the potential for heavy rain, strong winds, and mountain snowfall from northern California to the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

8°F

-13°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 30.53 in (1035.7 mb)
Dewpoint 4°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-1°F (-18°C)
Last update 17 Jan 4:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -4. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Wind chill values as low as -1. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 32. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 39. South 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.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 46.

    Chance Rain

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -4. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Wind chill values as low as -1. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 32. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 39. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 46.
Sunday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 42.
Monday
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
4:18 am CST Jan 17, 2018
5am CST Jan 17, 2018-6pm CST Jan 23, 2018
 
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