Significant Flooding to Continue Across Portions of the South; Another Round of Heavy Snows Across the Desert Southwest through Tonight

Periods of heavy rainfall will continue to enhance river flooding and the risk for flash flooding from the Ohio and Mississippi Valleys to the Deep South through this weekend. Additionally, severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and a few tornadoes are possible across this region on Saturday. Heavy snows, even in lower elevations, return to the Desert Southwest through tonight. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

1°C

34°F

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed W 19 km/h
Barometer 1023.8 mb (30.20 in)
Dewpoint -8°C (18°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-4°C (25°F)
Last update 21 Feb 1:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 3. West wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 3 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around -6. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming north northeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -6 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 4. North northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of freezing rain between 3am and 4am, then a chance of rain after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. East wind around 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain

    Low: -1 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 7. East wind around 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 7 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain, mainly before midnight.  Low around 1. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Breezy. Rain
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 1 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain between 11am and noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 3. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Windy. Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 3 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. Windy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: -9 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near -3.

    Partly Sunny

    High: -3 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 3. West wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around -6. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming north northeast after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 4. North northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 km/h.
Friday Night
A chance of freezing rain between 3am and 4am, then a chance of rain after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. East wind around 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 7. East wind around 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Rain, mainly before midnight. Low around 1. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain and snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain between 11am and noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 3. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. Windy.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near -3.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near -2.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
2:16 pm CST Feb 21, 2019
2pm CST Feb 21, 2019-6pm CST Feb 27, 2019
 
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