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Strong Pacific Storm System Bringing Heavy Rain, Mountain Snow and Strong Wind to California

Another Pacific storm system will bring a continued threat for heavy rain, very heavy mountain snow, and strong winds to California through Tuesday. The threat of flooding, landslides, and avalanches will create dangerous travel conditions in many parts of the state. In addition, downed trees and power lines could lead to scattered power outages. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

10°C

50°F

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed E 6 km/h
Barometer 1019.3 mb (30.09 in)
Dewpoint -1°C (30°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 19 Feb 8:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of fog after 2am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Southeast wind around 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear
    then Areas
    Fog

    Low: 8 °C

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 17 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 14. South southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming west southwest 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers

    Low: 14 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers before noon.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 18. West wind around 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 8. South southwest wind around 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 8 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 21 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 8.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 8 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Rain

    Low: 5 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of fog after 2am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Southeast wind around 10 km/h.
Washington's Birthday
Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. South southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then a chance of showers. Low around 14. South southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming west southwest 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 18. West wind around 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 8. South southwest wind around 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 8.
Thursday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 5.
Friday
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Breezy.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 3. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 6.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
9:17 pm CST Feb 19, 2017
9pm CST Feb 19, 2017-6pm CST Feb 26, 2017
 
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