Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago-O'Hare International Airport (KORD)

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Fair

51°F

11°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.8 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 2 Mar 10:51 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Addison IL

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers between noon and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Breezy.
    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 3am, then a chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers between noon and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 3am, then a chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
Addison IL
 41.94°N 87.99°W
10:27 am CST Mar 2, 2024
11am CST Mar 2, 2024-6pm CST Mar 8, 2024
 
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