Significant Winter Storm to Affect the Pacific Coast through the Upper Midwest

A significant storm will bring high winds and heavy precipitation, including mountain snow, to portions of the western U.S. this weekend. Extremely dangerous travel is expected through passes. Confidence is increasing that this storm will then impact the central U.S. with heavy snow and strong winds to the north and severe thunderstorms with possible tornadoes and heavy rainfall to the south. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Drizzle Fog/Mist

37°F

3°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.23 in (1024.7 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 9 Dec 10:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy drizzle and fog.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Patchy
    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of rain or drizzle after noon.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 41. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain or drizzle before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. North northeast wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 42 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Breezy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy drizzle and fog. Cloudy, with a low around 36. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of rain or drizzle after noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 41. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain or drizzle before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. North northeast wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
A chance of rain after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy.
Wednesday
Rain likely, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.65°W
10:15 pm CST Dec 9, 2022
11pm CST Dec 9, 2022-6pm CST Dec 16, 2022
 
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