Overall A Tranquil Few Days For The Lower 48

The next few days will overall be tranquil across the Lower 48 with no major storm systems. Temperatures will mainly be below normal in the Eastern two-thirds of the U.S., locally heavy snow is expected in the central and southern Rockies and High Plains, showers and thunderstorms are possible along the Gulf Coast into Florida and air stagnation issues are likely to persist in the Northwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

15°F

-9°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed NW 12 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1016.9 mb)
Dewpoint 4°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill1°F (-17°C)
Last update 24 Jan 9:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 2. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 2 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 12. Wind chill values as low as -12. West northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 12 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -6. Wind chill values as low as -20. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -6 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Wind chill values as low as -19. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Cold

    High: 10 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of snow after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 30.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 13 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 22.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 2. Wind chill values as low as -10. Northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 12. Wind chill values as low as -12. West northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -6. Wind chill values as low as -20. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny and cold, with a high near 10. Wind chill values as low as -19. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 30.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday
A slight chance of snow before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
9:15 pm CST Jan 24, 2022
10pm CST Jan 24, 2022-6pm CST Jan 31, 2022
 
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