Powerful Storm to Impact Eastern Third of U.S. this weekend.

A developing storm system will bring a myriad of significant impacts this weekend. Heavy snow up to 18 inches from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast, and ice up to a quarter of an inch is forecast in places. Heavy rain may cause flash flooding from the Mid-South to the Mid-Atlantic. Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and isolated tornadoes will be possible in the Deep South. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago / West Chicago, Dupage Airport (KDPA)

Lat: 41.9°NLon: 88.25°WElev: 758ft.

Light Snow

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed NE 20 G 30 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill12°F (-11°C)
Last update 19 Jan 9:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

West Chicago IL

Winter Storm Warning until January 19, 12:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until January 19, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Sat

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Today

    Today: Snow, mainly before noon.  Patchy blowing snow. Temperature falling to around 22 by 4pm. Blustery, with a northeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 9pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -7. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 8 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 15. Wind chill values as low as -7. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 15 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -4. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Partly sunny, with a high near 17. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 17 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow, possibly mixed with rain and sleet before 3pm, then rain and snow between 3pm and 4pm, then rain after 4pm.  High near 36. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Chance Snow
    then Wintry
    Mix

    High: 36 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain before 7pm, then rain and snow between 7pm and 11pm, then snow after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 20 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow, mainly before noon. Patchy blowing snow. Temperature falling to around 22 by 4pm. Blustery, with a northeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 9pm. Patchy blowing snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -7. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 15. Wind chill values as low as -7. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -4. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
M.L.King Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 17. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Tuesday
Snow, possibly mixed with rain and sleet before 3pm, then rain and snow between 3pm and 4pm, then rain after 4pm. High near 36. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday Night
Rain before 7pm, then rain and snow between 7pm and 11pm, then snow after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 25.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 13.
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Point Forecast:
West Chicago IL
 41.88°N 88.2°W
10:15 am CST Jan 19, 2019
10am CST Jan 19, 2019-6pm CST Jan 25, 2019
 
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