Chicagoland weather radar [LIVE PRECIPITATION TYPE RADAR] is all clear at about 5:30 a.m. The next chance for precipitation is light rain at 6:00 p.m. and snow at midnight. Snowfall is forecast to last until about 6:00 a.m. Saturday with some flurries following until about 11:00 a.m. About 0.7 inch accumulation is forecast.
Satellite images show clouds just to the north and west of Illinois in Iowa and Wisconsin. Clouds are expected increase gradually today.
Some gusty southwest winds are forecast periodically during the day today at 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. Then gusty north northeast winds about 20 mph are expected Saturday morning about 7:00 a.m. to noon.
NWS Chicago outlook.
TODAY Sunrise: 6:17 AM Sunset: 5:49 PM
Increasing clouds, with a high near 43 from about 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph with some gusts between 11:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.
A chance of rain before midnight, then snow likely from midnight until 6:00 a.m. Cloudy, with a low around 26 from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Saturday. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than 0.7 inch possible.
A 40 percent chance of snow before noon. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 31 about 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40.
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
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