Tracking Late Week Front to Cross the Eastern U.S.; Elevated Fire Weather in Texas

A front will cross the eastern U.S. Thursday into Friday with rain showers and a few thunderstorms. Snow showers and some mixed precipitation are likely in the Northeast U.S. Elevated fire weather conditions are expected Thursday due to dry and windy conditions across the greater Big Bend region of southern Texas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

56°F

13°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed NW 5 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1010.0 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Feb 8:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. West wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 40 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 37.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 41. West wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 37.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL
 41.94°N 87.64°W
9:26 pm CST Feb 21, 2024
9pm CST Feb 21, 2024-6pm CST Feb 28, 2024
 
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