Fire Weather Concerns in California; Air Quality Issues For West Coast States; Pattern Change Likely This Week

Elevated fire concerns persist in southern California today, while air quality and stagnation issues from smoke and pollutants will last over the next few days from California into the Pacific Northwest. However by the middle of the week, the weather pattern changes across the West as a series of moist Pacific systems will produce heavy to excessive rain and mountain snow for the region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist

34°F

1°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1019.0 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 19 Nov 5:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Blue Island IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly between 1am and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. North northwest wind around 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 36 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thanksgiving
    Day

    Thanksgiving Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of rain after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly between 1am and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. North northwest wind around 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Thanksgiving Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Friday
A slight chance of rain after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
Rain likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 41.
Saturday
A chance of rain, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 43.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Monday
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
Blue Island IL
 41.66°N 87.69°W
5:16 pm CST Nov 19, 2018
6pm CST Nov 19, 2018-6pm CST Nov 26, 2018
 
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