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

50°F

10°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 29.73 in (1006.5 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 22 Feb 4:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °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 slight chance of rain and snow showers between noon and 1pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 40 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. 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 slight chance of rain and snow showers between noon and 1pm, then a chance of snow showers. Increasing clouds, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Blustery, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL
 41.94°N 87.64°W
4:57 am CST Feb 22, 2024
5am CST Feb 22, 2024-6pm CST Feb 28, 2024
 
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