Powerful Storm for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Plains; Lake Effect Snow across New York State

Powerful storm will impact most of the West for the remainder of this week and into the first weekend for the month of March. Heavy precipitation, strong winds and blizzard conditions for the mountains are expected. Downwind of Lake Ontario, heavy lake effect snow will affect Upstate New York through today. For the Plains, dry and breezy conditions will raise critical fire weather conditions. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.48 in (1033.7 mb)
Dewpoint 4°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Feb 8:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 45. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 32. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 62. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 45. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 32. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 62. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. Breezy.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL
 41.94°N 87.64°W
7:27 am CST Feb 29, 2024
9am CST Feb 29, 2024-6pm CST Mar 6, 2024
 
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