Fire Weather Threat Waning in Southern California; Early Season Winter Storm Impacting the Ohio/Mississippi Valleys and the East Coast States

Elevated to locally critical fire weather threats persist for southern California, before hopefully subsiding on Friday. An early winter storm is producing heavy snow from the Mid MS Valley through the OH Valley and Interior Northeast, potentially significant icing in the south-central Appalachians and heavy rain from the Southeast to Mid-Atlantic coast the next few days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Overcast

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.17 in (1022.4 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Nov 5:51 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago O'Hare International Airport IL

  • Today

    Today: Snow likely, possibly mixing with rain after noon, then gradually ending.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. East wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow between 10am and 5pm, then a chance of snow after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow likely, possibly mixing with rain after noon, then gradually ending. Cloudy, with a high near 36. East wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow between 10am and 5pm, then a chance of snow after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 36. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago O'Hare International Airport IL
 41.98°N 87.9°W
6:16 am CST Nov 15, 2018
6am CST Nov 15, 2018-6pm CST Nov 21, 2018
 
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