Wintry Weather from the Plains to the Northeast; Severe Storms Possible Along the Gulf Coast

A swath of wintry precipitation will affect many areas from the Central Plains to the Northeast through Tuesday, with locally heavy snowfall over interior New England. Farther south, strong to severe thunderstorms are expected for portions for Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama, where a few tornadoes are also possible. Unsettled weather will return to much of the Pacific Northwest on Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1024.5 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 16 Dec 7:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago ILSimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, with a high near 33. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 33 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 33. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 23. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 36.

    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, with a high near 33. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 33. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 23. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 36.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago ILSimilar City Names
 41.84°N 87.68°W
7:15 am CST Dec 16, 2019
8am CST Dec 16, 2019-6pm CST Dec 22, 2019
 
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