Chicagoland weather radar [LIVE RADAR] is all clear at about 6:26 a.m.
Satellite images show a band of clouds over Minnesota, Iowa, and Wisconsin approaching Illinois — and just entering northwest Illinois.
Clouds are expected to gradually increase today with about 50-50 cloud cover tonight about midnight. No precipitation in the outlook for the next two days — looking at rain to begin about 6:00 a.m. Saturday, but more likely after noon Saturday.
Breezy southwest winds at about 18 mph decreasing starting at about 3:00 p.m. Gusts 22-26 mph expected between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
We’ll be lucky to hit 50 degrees today at about 3:00 p.m., and the breeze will keep the wind chill in effect with a wind chill high of 43 degrees, also at about 3:00 p.m. Anticipating upper 50s Saturday, and 60s Sunday. Normal high for today is 49 degrees at O’Hare. Record high is 78 degrees (1971).
TODAY Sunrise: 6:41 AM Sunset: 4:31 PM
Today Sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Partly sunny, with a high near 51. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. South wind around 10 mph.
Rain likely, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Rain. Low around 53. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 41.
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Tuesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
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