Coastal Storm in the Northeast; Critical Fire Weather Threats in Southern California

A powerful coastal low will produce heavy rain, areas of heavy snow, strong winds, and marine impacts in the Northeast. Strong offshore winds will keep fire weather threats Critical in southern California. A system will bring a few inches of snow in west Texas. Alaska panhandle heavy rain could cause flooding. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

40°F

4°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1022.0 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill34°F (1°C)
Last update 5 Dec 12:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of sprinkles and flurries before 4am, then a slight chance of rain between 4am and 5am, then a chance of flurries after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Flurries

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of sprinkles and flurries before noon, then a chance of sprinkles between noon and 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Sprinkles/Flurries
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of snow between 10pm and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of flurries, mixing with sprinkles after noon, then gradually ending.  Partly sunny, with a high near 40. North wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Sprinkles/Flurries

    High: 40 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. North wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A chance of sprinkles and flurries before 4am, then a slight chance of rain between 4am and 5am, then a chance of flurries after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A chance of sprinkles and flurries before noon, then a chance of sprinkles between noon and 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow between 10pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of flurries, mixing with sprinkles after noon, then gradually ending. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. North wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Friday
A slight chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Chicago IL
 41.86°N 87.65°W
12:15 pm CST Dec 5, 2020
1pm CST Dec 5, 2020-6pm CST Dec 11, 2020
 
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