Wintry Start to April from the Northwest to the North Plains

A Pacific storm system will spread snow and below normal temperatures into portions of the North/Central Plains. Lighter snow will continue in the Northwest to unseasonably low elevations, while heavier snow will be possible across portions of eastern Wyoming. A wintry mix may develop across the Upper Midwest. Much below normal temperatures can be expected in the Plains mid to late week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

39°F

4°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.7 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 1 Apr 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNE Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 45. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. East northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 52. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 45. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNE Chicago IL
 41.9°N 87.67°W
7:15 am CDT Apr 1, 2020
7am CDT Apr 1, 2020-6pm CDT Apr 7, 2020
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database