A System Will Bring Impacts from the Rockies to the Southern Plains Today

A system will bring heavy snow to the Central Rockies and rain and thunderstorms to the Central and Southern Plains. A Critical Risk of fire weather is in place for the Southern High Plains as well. Another system coming onshore in the Northwest U.S. will lead to increasing rain chances in the Pacific Northwest and strong winds in Southern Oregon and Northern California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

36°F

2°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed NE 15 mph
Barometer 30.33 in (1027.9 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 4 Mar 9:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 40. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 39. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 47.

    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 40. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 39. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
10:15 am CST Mar 4, 2021
10am CST Mar 4, 2021-6pm CST Mar 10, 2021
 
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