Arctic Front Slides Southward; Heavy Rainfall Potential Across the South and for Hawaii

An arctic front will slowly drift southward this weekend. This will focus snow, locally heavy, from the Intermountain West, Rockies, Plains, and Great Lakes and eventually into the Northeast. Dangerously cold wind chills behind this arctic front are forecast for most of the Plains this weekend. Moisture will increase across the Gulf Coast and the State of Hawaii where flooding concerns increase. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Light Snow

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1021.5 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 1.75 mi
Wind Chill15°F (-9°C)
Last update 28 Jan 12:51 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago O'Hare International Airport IL

Winter Weather Advisory until January 29, 03:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until January 29, 03:00am

    NOW until
    3:00am Sun

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 26. East northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 26 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow before 9pm, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 9pm and 1am, then snow likely after 1am.  Low around 22. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Wintry Mix

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 25 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of flurries.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -1. North northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Flurries

    Low: 11 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 14 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 14.

    Sunny

    High: 14 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 4.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 4 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 26. East northeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
Snow before 9pm, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 9pm and 1am, then snow likely after 1am. Low around 22. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of flurries. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values as low as -1. North northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 14.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago O'Hare International Airport IL
 41.98°N 87.9°W
1:15 pm CST Jan 28, 2023
1pm CST Jan 28, 2023-6pm CST Feb 3, 2023
 
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