A Quiet Start To March

The weather is expected to be mostly quiet the first week of March but there are a few hazards to monitor. Locally heavy rain and thunderstorms may produce flooding from the Arklatex to the Southeast early this week. Also, a strong cold front sweeping off the East Coast will result in very gusty winds across the Northeast and New England. Finally, an active trade wind pattern is likely in Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

38°F

3°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed NW 13 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 28 Feb 8:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 28. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 34. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 45.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 39.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 28. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 34. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 45.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 39.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
8:15 pm CST Feb 28, 2021
9pm CST Feb 28, 2021-6pm CST Mar 7, 2021
 
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