Record Warmth for the Central and West; Active Weather for Alaska and Hawaii

High pressure from the west coast to the southeast will bring above normal temperatures through Friday. Meanwhile, strong low pressure near the Great Lakes will bring rain and snow showers with occasional gusty winds. A developing storm for Alaska may bring heavy snow, blizzard conditions and bitterly cold temperatures this weekend. The State of Hawaii may also see flooding into the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

47°F

8°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed NW 5 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.7 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 2 Dec 7:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 39. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 8am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 49. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. North northeast wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain, mainly after 10am.  High near 49. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain showers before 1am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 3am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 3am.  Low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of snow showers before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    High: 34 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 39. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 8am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 49. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. North northeast wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Sunday
Rain, mainly after 10am. High near 49. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Rain showers before 1am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 3am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 3am. Low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A slight chance of snow showers before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
A chance of snow, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
7:15 pm CST Dec 2, 2021
8pm CST Dec 2, 2021-6pm CST Dec 9, 2021
 
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