Strong Cold Front Pushing Through the East; Frigid Air Returns To Upper Midwest

A strong cold front will push through the East to produce a number of hazards: heavy to excessive rainfall especially from D.C. to Boston, strong to severe storms in Florida, some snow in New England and gusty winds. Meanwhile, a clipper cold front will sweep through the Midwest and plunge through the Plains to deliver a fresh arctic air mass with frigid temperatures and bitterly cold wind chills. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1012.3 mb)
Dewpoint 13°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill8°F (-13°C)
Last update 24 Jan 1:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Crestwood IL

Wind Chill Advisory January 24, 06:00pm until January 25, 12:00pm
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Wind Chill Advisory
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. West wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as zero. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 22 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -5. Wind chill values as low as -20. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: -5 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of snow after noon.  Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 5. Wind chill values as low as -22. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 5 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the evening.

    Chance Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 0 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of flurries after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 13.

    Chance
    Flurries

    High: 13 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of flurries before midnight, then a slight chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 9 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 17 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Snow

    Low: 11 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as zero. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -5. Wind chill values as low as -20. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow after noon. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 5. Wind chill values as low as -22. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north northwest in the evening.
Saturday
A chance of flurries after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 13.
Saturday Night
A chance of flurries before midnight, then a slight chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17.
Sunday Night
Snow, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 11.
Monday
Snow. Cloudy, with a high near 23.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 9.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4.
Wednesday
Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 4.
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Point Forecast:
Crestwood IL
 41.64°N 87.75°W
2:15 am CST Jan 24, 2019
2am CST Jan 24, 2019-6pm CST Jan 30, 2019
 
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