Snow And Hazardous Travel Expected From The Rockies To The Northern Plains And Upper Midwest

A storm system will track from the Rockies to the Great Lakes through Monday. The storm will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and hazardous travel conditions. Some of the snow will be heavy at times, with accumulations approaching one foot over northern Wisconsin and Minnesota. Conditions will improve Monday night into Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

9°C

48°F

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed S 7 km/h
Barometer 1011.0 mb (29.84 in)
Dewpoint 6°C (42°F)
Visibility 11 km
Wind Chill8°C (46°F)
Last update 8 Dec 5:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of drizzle before midnight, then rain, mainly after midnight.  Areas of fog after midnight. Low around 6. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Drizzle then
    Rain and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 6 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Drizzle likely before noon, then rain likely, mainly between noon and 3pm.  Areas of fog before noon.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 8. South wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Areas Fog

    High: 8 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. West northwest wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: -4 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -2. West wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -2 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -10. West wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -10 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near -5.

    Chance Snow
    then Sunny

    High: -5 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -8.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -8 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 0.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 0 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of drizzle before midnight, then rain, mainly after midnight. Areas of fog after midnight. Low around 6. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Monday
Drizzle likely before noon, then rain likely, mainly between noon and 3pm. Areas of fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 8. South wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. West northwest wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -2. West wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -10. West wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near -5.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -8.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 0.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.65°W
6:15 pm CST Dec 8, 2019
6pm CST Dec 8, 2019-6pm CST Dec 15, 2019
 
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