Powerful Storm To Produce Widespread Hazards This Weekend

A powerful storm will track from the central Plains to the Great Lakes this weekend. This large system will produce several hazards across the Eastern two-thirds of the country; severe storms w/ damaging winds and tornadoes in the TN and Lower MS Valleys, rain and continued flood threat for the OH and TN Valleys and heavy snow w/ blizzard conditions from the central Plains to Upper MS Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Overcast

36°F

2°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed E 13 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1019.4 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 23 Feb 4:51 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Amf Ohare IL

High Wind Watch February 24, 03:00am until February 24, 09:00pm
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High Wind Watch
  • Today

    Today: Periods of rain before 3pm, then scattered showers between 3pm and 4pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Patchy fog after 1pm. High near 41. East southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then scattered showers.  Patchy fog before 1am. Low around 33. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered rain and snow showers before 8am, then scattered snow showers between 8am and noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 26 by 5pm. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Windy.
    Scattered
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 33 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -7. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 20. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 20 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 26 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Periods of rain before 3pm, then scattered showers between 3pm and 4pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Patchy fog after 1pm. High near 41. East southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then scattered showers. Patchy fog before 1am. Low around 33. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Scattered rain and snow showers before 8am, then scattered snow showers between 8am and noon. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 26 by 5pm. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -7. Windy, with a west wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 20. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.
Tuesday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 18.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
Amf Ohare IL
 41.98°N 87.9°W
4:16 am CST Feb 23, 2019
5am CST Feb 23, 2019-6pm CST Mar 1, 2019
 
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