Heavy Rain and Snow Continues Across the Northwest; Wintry Mix Moving from the Midwest into the Northeast

A series of storms will continue to bring heavy rains and a flooding threat across portions of the Pacific Northwest coast into early this weekend, with heavy snows continuing across the mountains. Meanwhile, a slow-moving storm will continue the wintry mix and slick travel conditions in the Midwest and Great Lakes, before these conditions move into the interior Northeast early this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

1°C

34°F

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed NE 9 km/h
Barometer 1015.8 mb (29.97 in)
Dewpoint 0°C (32°F)
Visibility 6 km
Wind Chill-2°C (29°F)
Last update 23 Jan 11:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain and snow.  Low around 1. East wind 15 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 1 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain.  High near 2. East wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Rain

    High: 2 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 2am.  Low around 0. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 0 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 2. West northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 2 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Cloudy, with a low around -1. West wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.

    Cloudy

    Low: -1 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 2 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 3 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain and snow. Low around 1. East wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.
Friday
Rain. High near 2. East wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Friday Night
Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 2am. Low around 0. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 centimeters possible.
Saturday
A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 2. West northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Cloudy, with a low around -1. West wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Tuesday
Cloudy, with a high near 3.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
8:15 pm CST Jan 23, 2020
12am CST Jan 24, 2020-6pm CST Jan 29, 2020
 
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