Strong Winds Over Portions of the Rockies & Plains; Chilly for Much of the Eastern U.S.

Low pressure pushing eastward will generate strong winds over parts of the Rockies and Plains through Saturday with some light precipitation. Meanwhile, a much cooler air mass will overtake the eastern half of the country with frost and freeze concerns. Elevated fire weather conditions are expected for the Great Basin and parts of California, along with poor air quality in some locales. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

40°F

4°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 30.30 in (1027.2 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill34°F (1°C)
Last update 30 Oct 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 34. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Breezy.
    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 49.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 57.

    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 46.

    Clear

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 34. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 34. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
4:15 pm CDT Oct 30, 2020
5pm CDT Oct 30, 2020-6pm CST Nov 6, 2020
 
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