Upcoming Pattern Shift to Bring Heavy Mountain Snow to the West

Heavy, accumulating snow is likely today in the Cascades and Sierra Nevada. Another Bering Sea storm will bring strong winds and heavy precipitation to the Aleutians and southwest Alaska into Thursday. Light snow is expected from the Ohio Valley into the Northeast. A widespread and significant winter storm is expected to move into the Central Rockies and High Plains Thursday into Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill16°F (-9°C)
Last update 8 Dec 3:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of flurries.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 25. South southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Flurries

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of flurries before 9am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 34. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Flurries

    High: 34 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain after noon.  High near 50. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain, mainly before midnight.  Low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain, mixing with snow after 8am, then gradually ending.  Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of flurries. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 25. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of flurries before 9am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 34. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Friday
Rain after noon. High near 50. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
Rain, mainly before midnight. Low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
A chance of rain, mixing with snow after 8am, then gradually ending. Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
4:15 am CST Dec 8, 2021
4am CST Dec 8, 2021-6pm CST Dec 14, 2021
 
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