Pacific Storm; Plains Temperature Records; Critical Fire Weather

A Pacific storm could bring areas of heavy snow and gusty winds from Wyoming into Minnesota Tuesday night into Wednesday. Ahead of this, temperatures in the central and northern Plains Tuesday will threaten two dozen or more high temperatures records. Dry, gusty winds are supporting critical fire weather for portions of the southern High Plains and southern Rockies Tuesday through Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Overcast

42°F

6°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 30.27 in (1025.2 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 9 Mar 4:51 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Evanston IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
Scattered showers. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
Evanston IL
 42.03°N 87.69°W
5:23 am CST Mar 9, 2021
5am CST Mar 9, 2021-6pm CDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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