A Quiet Start To March

The weather is expected to be mostly quiet the first week of March but there are a few hazards to monitor. Locally heavy rain and thunderstorms may produce flooding from the Arklatex to the Southeast early this week. Also, a strong cold front sweeping off the East Coast will result in very gusty winds across the Northeast and New England. Finally, an active trade wind pattern is likely in Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

-3°C

26°F

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed W 17 km/h
Barometer 1021.5 mb (30.13 in)
Dewpoint -8°C (18°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-9°C (16°F)
Last update 1 Mar 6:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: A chance of flurries between 9am and noon.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 1. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Chance
    Flurries

    High: 1 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around -5. North wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming south after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -5 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 6. South southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 6 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 1. South southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: 1 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 5. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 5 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -1 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 4.

    Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -2.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -2 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 4.

    Sunny

    High: 4 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of flurries between 9am and noon. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 1. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around -5. North wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming south after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 6. South southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 1. South southwest wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 5. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 4.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -2.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 4.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -2.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 4.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -1.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 8.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
7:15 am CST Mar 1, 2021
7am CST Mar 1, 2021-6pm CST Mar 7, 2021
 
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