Unsettled Weather Continues in the Northwest; Ice & Snow to Develop Across Parts of the Central U.S.

Unsettled weather will persist across the western U.S. during the next few days with locally heavy coastal rain and mountain snow for much of the Pacific Northwest. Another weather system will affect parts of the Southwest and central United States with snow and mixed precipitation developing from Oklahoma northeastward into the Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

3°C

38°F

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed S 7 km/h
Barometer 1010.0 mb (29.80 in)
Dewpoint 3°C (37°F)
Visibility 3.22 km
Wind Chill1°C (34°F)
Last update 24 Jan 5:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Chicago IL

Winter Weather Advisory January 24, 08:00pm until January 26, 12:00am
Dense Fog Advisory until January 24, 09:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
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    Dense Fog Advisory until January 24, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Fri

    Dense Fog Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain before 8pm, then rain and snow.  Areas of fog before 9pm. Low around 1. Northwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming southwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 1 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain and snow.  High near 2. West wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around a centimeter possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 2 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 3am, then a slight chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 0. West wind 15 to 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 0 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Cloudy, with a high near 2. West wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.

    Cloudy

    High: 2 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Cloudy, with a low around -1. Northwest wind around 10 km/h.

    Cloudy

    Low: -1 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 3 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -1 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 2 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain before 8pm, then rain and snow. Areas of fog before 9pm. Low around 1. Northwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming southwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.
Saturday
Rain and snow. High near 2. West wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around a centimeter possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 3am, then a slight chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 0. West wind 15 to 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Cloudy, with a high near 2. West wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.
Sunday Night
Cloudy, with a low around -1. Northwest wind around 10 km/h.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around -1.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain and snow before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain between 1pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 3.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Thursday
Cloudy, with a high near 3.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
5:15 pm CST Jan 24, 2020
6pm CST Jan 24, 2020-6pm CST Jan 31, 2020
 
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