Heavy Precipitation for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Southwest High Plains

A Moderate Risk of Excessive Rainfall remains in effect along portions of coastal southern California today. Heavy rain, gusty winds and heavy mountain snow in California are expected to become less intense by Wednesday. Meanwhile, a warming trend is expected to expand from the Great Plains into the Midwest through midweek. Fire weather concerns increase Wednesday for the Southwest High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

A Few Clouds

12°C

53°F

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed S 19 G 31 km/h
Barometer 1019.0 mb (30.08 in)
Dewpoint 0°C (32°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill9°C (49°F)
Last update 20 Feb 5:51 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago O'Hare International Airport IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 4 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. North wind 5 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 12 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 6.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 6 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 6.

    Sunny

    High: 6 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 2.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 2 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17. Southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northeast after midnight.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. North wind 5 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 6.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 6.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 2.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 16.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago O'Hare International Airport IL
 41.98°N 87.9°W
6:41 pm CST Feb 20, 2024
6pm CST Feb 20, 2024-6pm CST Feb 27, 2024
 
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