Severe Storms in the Midwest and Ohio Valley; Strong Winter Storm in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Plains

Severe storms capable of producing large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes, some of which could be strong will be possible in the Midwest and Ohio Valley through tonight. A strong winter storm continues to produce impacts across the west including heavy snow, gusty winds and rain. Critical fire weather conditions will continue across the Texas Panhandle into Oklahoma through this evening. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago-O'Hare International Airport (KORD)

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

A Few Clouds

54°F

12°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed W 10 mph
Barometer 29.22 in (989.2 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 27 Feb 10:51 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Amf Ohare IL

Wind Advisory until February 28, 06:00am
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until February 28, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Wed

    Wind Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain before 3am, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow between 3am and 4am, then snow after 4am.  Low around 22. Windy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely, mainly before 7am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 28. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Blustery.
    Snow Likely
    then Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 17. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 17 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 61.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of rain before 3am, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow between 3am and 4am, then snow after 4am. Low around 22. Windy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
Snow likely, mainly before 7am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 28. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 17. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Breezy.
Monday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
Amf Ohare IL
 41.98°N 87.9°W
10:56 pm CST Feb 27, 2024
11pm CST Feb 27, 2024-6pm CST Mar 5, 2024
 
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