Weather Focus Shifts To The West This Weekend

A strong system and cold front will dive and carve through the West this weekend. Widespread mountain snow is expected for the favored terrain, as some winter storm watches have been issued. This system will then evolve into a multi-hazard storm of heavy rain, flooding and severe thunderstorms early to the middle of next week, from the Lower Mississippi Valley through the saturated Mid South. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed NW 10 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1022.7 mb)
Dewpoint 2°F (-17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill10°F (-12°C)
Last update 29 Feb 1:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 16. West northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 37. West northwest wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 29. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 37. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 43 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 16. West northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 37. West northwest wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 29. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 37. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
1:40 am CST Feb 29, 2020
2am CST Feb 29, 2020-6pm CST Mar 6, 2020
 
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