, °F

Personalized Forecasts

Featured Forecast

My Favorite Forecasts

    My Recent Locations

    Part of Chicago Sees First Snowflakes of the Season

    By By Kristina Pydynowski, senior meteorologist
    October 25, 2013, 1:31:34 AM EDT

    Waves of cold air pouring into the Midwest set the stage for the season's first appearance of snowflakes around Chicago Tuesday.

    Enough cold air was in place for snowflakes to mix with the rain in some of the western suburbs during the afternoon hours with parts of the city getting an opportunity for toward evening.

    The best opportunity for the rain and snowflakes will be toward the I-80 corridor.

    Any snow that falls is not expected to accumulate, but will remind residents that winter is just around the corner.


    650x366_10221906_hd28-2


    The official AccuWeather.com Winter Forecast states, "Conditions could align to bring Chicago a winter storm in time for the holidays."

    RELATED:
    Detailed Chicago Forecast
    Forecast Temperature Maps
    Interactive Chicago Radar

    Tuesday's rain and clouds held temperatures in the 30s and low 40s.

    Report a Typo

    Comments

    Thank you for your patience during our recent Comments outage. Comments have returned, including comments on previous stories & blogs before the outage. As before, Comments that don't add to the conversation may be automatically or manually removed by Facebook or AccuWeather. Profanity, personal attacks, and spam will not be tolerated.

    More Weather News