Elevated Fire Weather Threats for California; Cold Across Upper Midwest with Snow in Central Rockies

Unfortunately, elevated fire weather threats return this weekend for parts of California, as gusty offshore winds increase. Meanwhile, a large cold dome of surface high pressure will keep high temperatures 20 to 30 degrees below average across the Upper Midwest and down the High Plains. Also, heavy snowfall is expected from Wyoming into northeastern Colorado and western Nebraska. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist

35°F

2°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 30.29 in (1026.8 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 17 Nov 12:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Alsip IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain and snow likely, mainly before 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. North northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 32. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 36. North wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain and snow likely, mainly before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 36. North northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 32. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 36. North wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Thanksgiving Day
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
Alsip IL
 41.66°N 87.75°W
1:16 pm CST Nov 17, 2018
1pm CST Nov 17, 2018-6pm CST Nov 23, 2018
 
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