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Heavy rain, flooding, and mountain snow in Calfornia, severe thunderstorms from Texas to Oklahoma

A series of storm systems will bring a continued threat for heavy rainfall, flooding, very heavy mountain snowfall, and strong winds to California into Tuesday. The threat for flooding, mudslides, and dangerous travel is expected to continue. Severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and a few tornadoes possible from south Texas to central Oklahoma this afternoon into Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Feb 2:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 62. East wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 44 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 20 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain before 7pm, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 7pm and 1am, then rain likely after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 50. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely, mainly before 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 62. East wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Washington's Birthday
A 20 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. South southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain before 7pm, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 7pm and 1am, then rain likely after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 50. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Rain likely, mainly before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
A chance of rain after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Friday Night
Rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Breezy.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
2:16 pm CST Feb 19, 2017
3pm CST Feb 19, 2017-6pm CST Feb 25, 2017
 
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