Arctic Cold Front to Bring Areas of Heavy Snow and Much Below Normal Temperatures to the Central U.S.

A strong cold front will sag south across the central U.S. today through this weekend with heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies into the central Plains, Great Lakes, and eventually the Northeast. Much below normal temperatures will spread across much of the northwest and north-central U.S. this weekend into next week. Heavy rain near the Gulf may bring flooding in the South. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

32°F

0°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed W 17 G 30 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1012.0 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 27 Jan 6:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSE Lincolnwood IL

Winter Weather Advisory January 28, 09:00am until January 29, 03:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 31. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 31 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow.  Low around 25. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 29 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 14. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 17 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 0.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 0 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 15.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 15 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 31. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Snow. Low around 25. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 14. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 15.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSE Lincolnwood IL
 41.92°N 87.67°W
6:15 pm CST Jan 27, 2023
7pm CST Jan 27, 2023-6pm CST Feb 3, 2023
 
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