Winter Storm for south-central U.S.; Critical Fire Weather in the West; Tracking Zeta

Heavy snow will continue to spread south along the Rockies through Monday. An area of freezing rain and sleet is forecast to develop over portions of the southern Plains to start the week. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will continue critical fire weather conditions from California into southern New Mexico. Zeta is forecast to become a hurricane tracking north across the Gulf of Mexico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

8°C

46°F

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed NE 24 km/h
Barometer 1021.3 mb (30.15 in)
Dewpoint 0°C (32°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill4°C (40°F)
Last update 25 Oct 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 4am.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 7. Northeast wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 7 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 6. North wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 6 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 3. North wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 3 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 7. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h, with gusts as high as 20 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 12.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 12 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 5 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 11.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 11 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 3 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 4am. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 7. Northeast wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 6. North wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 3. North wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 7. West northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h, with gusts as high as 20 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 12.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 11.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 10.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 13.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
5:15 pm CDT Oct 25, 2020
6pm CDT Oct 25, 2020-6pm CST Nov 1, 2020
 
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