Cold System Impacting California into Southwest/Four Corners; System Tracking From Mississippi Valley Into East, Possible Prelude To Much Stronger System

A storm digging through CA into the Southwest and Four Corners region will produce heavy mountain snow and showers. Further east, another storm will track from the Mid MS Valley to the Mid-Atlantic for a swath of snow and ice w/ locally heavy rain through Monday. By Tuesday, a stronger storm w/ a wealth of moisture will impact the eastern two-thirds w/ excessive rain, heavy snow and ice. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Snow

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed E 17 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1012.6 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill14°F (-10°C)
Last update 17 Feb 9:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Snow.  High near 29. East northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow.  Low around 24. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 29. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow likely after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Snow
    Likely

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely before noon, then a slight chance of rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow. High near 29. East northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow. Low around 24. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 29. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. North wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Snow likely before noon, then a slight chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.68°W
9:15 am CST Feb 17, 2019
10am CST Feb 17, 2019-6pm CST Feb 23, 2019
 
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