A Storm Expected To Impact The Central U.S.

A storm system will emerge from the Rockies and impact the Central U.S. through midweek. A swath of heavy snow is expected from the Central Rockies to the Upper Mississippi Valley and Great Lakes. Locally heavy rain with a marginal chance for excessive rainfall will be possible from the Lower Mississippi Valley to the South. The system will then shift into the East to produce a number of hazards. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78° N Lon: 87.76° W Elev: 617 ft.

Overcast

20°F

-7°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed S 13 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1024.8 mb)
Dewpoint 6°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill7°F (-14°C)
Last update 22 Jan 6:53 am CST
Detailed forecast for

Cook County

Today
Chance of snow and sleet late morning. Freezing rain in the afternoon. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation. Ice accumulation around one tenth of an inch. Highs in the mid 30s late. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 100 percent.
Tonight
Rain and freezing rain in the evening, changing to snow northwest suburbs overnight. Snow accumulation up to 1 inches northwest suburbs. Ice accumulation up to one tenth of an inch. lows in the upper 20s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 100 percent.
Wednesday
Cloudy. Light snow likely and a slight chance of light freezing rain in the morning. Little or no snow accumulation. No ice accumulation. Highs in the lower 30s. Then temperatures falling into the lower 20s by evening. West winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows 11 to 15. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 20s. West winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows 4 to 8 below in the suburbs...but zero to 4 below downtown.
Friday
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of light snow. Highs 4 to 8 above.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of light snow in the evening. Lows 1 to 5 below in the suburbs...but zero to 4 above downtown.
Saturday And Saturday Night
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of light snow. Highs 11 to 15. Lows 4 to 8 above.
Sunday
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of light snow. Highs in the lower 20s.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with light snow likely. Lows 16 to 20. Then temperatures becoming steady or slowly rising. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Monday
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of light snow. Highs in the mid 20s.



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403 AM CST Tue Jan 22 2019
 
 

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