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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 Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78° N Lon: 87.76° W Elev: 617 ft.

Mostly Cloudy

34°F

1°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1020.6 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 27 Feb 4:53 am CST
Detailed forecast for

Cook County

Today
Mostly sunny through early afternoon then becoming partly cloudy. Highs around 50. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy in the evening, then cloudy with showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the lower 40s. Then temperatures becoming steady or slowly rising. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Tuesday
Cloudy. Chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms through early afternoon, then showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms in the late afternoon. Highs in the lower 60s. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Inland, gusts up to 30 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Tuesday Night
Showers with thunderstorms likely in the evening, then showers likely after midnight. Lows in the lower 40s. Then temperatures rising into the upper 40s by sunrise. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph in the evening becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Wednesday
Rain and snow likely. Highs in the mid 40s. Then temperatures falling into the mid 30s by evening. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of snow in the evening. Lows in the upper 20s.
Thursday
Partly sunny. Chance of rain and snow in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 30s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s.
Friday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s.
Saturday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 50s.
Saturday Night And Sunday
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid 50s.



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357 AM CST Mon Feb 27 2017
 
 

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