Major Storm Arriving Into The Western U.S.

A major Pacific storm system will arrive into the Pacific Northwest and produce locally heavy rain, heavy mountain snow, gusty winds and a slew of marine hazards. This significant storm will dig down the West Coast over the weekend into the Southwestern U.S. For Saturday and Sunday, expect heavy to excessive rainfall along the California coast and widespread heavy mountain snow across the West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Drizzle

3°C

37°F

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed E 20 km/h
Barometer 1023.1 mb (30.19 in)
Dewpoint 2°C (36°F)
Visibility 11 km
Wind Chill-2°C (29°F)
Last update 9 Dec 5:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of drizzle.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 2. East wind 10 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Areas Drizzle
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 2 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of rain or drizzle after noon.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 4. East wind 5 to 15 km/h.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 4 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain or drizzle before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. South southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming north northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 6 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. North northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 6 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7. Breezy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 7 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 3. Breezy.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 3 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of drizzle. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 2. East wind 10 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of rain or drizzle after noon. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 4. East wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain or drizzle before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. South southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6. West northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming north northeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. North northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Tuesday
A chance of rain after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 3. Breezy.
Wednesday
Rain likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
6:15 pm CST Dec 9, 2022
6pm CST Dec 9, 2022-6pm CST Dec 16, 2022
 
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