Winter Storm To Impact Parts Of The Ohio Valley and Great Lakes To Northern New England

A developing winter storm will sweep up through the Northeastern quadrant of the U.S. over the next two days. A swath of heavy snow will be followed by lake effect snow from parts of the Ohio Valley and Great Lakes to northern New England. Also, locally heavy rain will be possible across portions of the Northeast, while a potential line of strong thunderstorms may roll through the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist

33°F

1°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed N 18 G 29 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1019.0 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 25 Feb 9:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Chicago IL

Winter Weather Advisory until February 26, 06:00pm
Lakeshore Flood Warning until February 26, 03:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
Lakeshore Flood Warning
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until February 26, 06:00pm
    Lakeshore Flood Warning until February 26, 03:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow.  Low around 31. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow, mainly before 9am.  High near 33. Windy, with a north wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow and
    Breezy then
    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Windy

    High: 33 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 32.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow. Low around 31. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow, mainly before 9am. High near 33. Windy, with a north wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 32.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Monday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
10:17 pm CST Feb 25, 2020
10pm CST Feb 25, 2020-6pm CST Mar 3, 2020
 
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