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Severe Storms; Fire Danger; and Strong Pacific Storms

More strong storms on tap for the Pacific Northwest this weekend. Heavy rains could produce flooding and mudslides. Saturday, a cold front moving into the central U.S. will bring potential for severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes; and localized flooding potential. Dry winds in southwestern California will keep fire weather threats high. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 20 Oct 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers after 1pm.  High near 70. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers after 1pm. High near 70. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
7:23 pm CDT Oct 20, 2017
8pm CDT Oct 20, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2017
 
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