Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California

Critical fire weather conditions will be prevalent across parts of southern California this weekend. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings are in effect. Unseasonably hot temperatures will contribute to this fire danger, and Heat Advisories are also in effect for portions of California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Partly Cloudy

74°F

23°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1019.8 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Sep 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers after 8pm.  Low around 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 67.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers after 8pm. Low around 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
3:16 pm CDT Sep 24, 2016
4pm CDT Sep 24, 2016-6pm CDT Oct 1, 2016
 
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