Powerful Storm Approaching Western Alaska; Well Below Normal Temperatures in the Northern Plains

A powerful Fall storm is forecast to impact the Northwest and West-Central coasts of Alaska into the weekend with gale to storm-force winds, coastal flooding, high surf, beach erosion and inland high winds. Much below normal temperatures will prevail across the northern Plains into the Great Lakes Thursday and Friday and the East Coast this weekend behind a strong cold front. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Overcast

61°F

16°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Oct 1:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago O'Hare International Airport IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A slight chance of showers before 3am, then a chance of sprinkles after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 59. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain before 7am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 72. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers before 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 53. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Areas of frost before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 57.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of showers before 3am, then a chance of sprinkles after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 59. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A chance of rain before 7am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 72. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Areas of frost before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 57.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Columbus Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago O'Hare International Airport IL
 41.98°N 87.9°W
1:15 am CDT Oct 6, 2022
2am CDT Oct 6, 2022-6pm CDT Oct 12, 2022
 
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