Cold and Windy in the Northeast U.S. and Soggy in the South and Southeast

An intense area of low pressure near Nova Scotia is producing very cold and windy conditions across the Northeast. A slew of hazards are in effect from high wind warnings and wind advisories to wind chill warnings and advisories. Meanwhile across the South and Southeast a shield of locally heavy rain and some thunderstorms may result in a marginal threat of flooding across both regions. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.32 in (1028.2 mb)
Dewpoint 11°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill17°F (-8°C)
Last update 2 Mar 5:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 43. 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 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 35. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 38. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 39.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 44.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 43. 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 30 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 35. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 39.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Chicago IL
 41.86°N 87.65°W
5:15 am CST Mar 2, 2021
6am CST Mar 2, 2021-6pm CST Mar 8, 2021
 
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