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Strong Thunderstorms Possible for Portions of the Great Lake States

Storms over the Great Lake States may contain heavy rain and strong winds. More thunderstorms are possible over the Desert Southwest and central Plains. High fire danger continues in the Great Basin. Very warm and humid conditions continue across the south, southeast and mid-Atlantic states.
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Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1013.3 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 4 Sep 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago ILSimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Labor
    Day

    Labor Day: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Labor Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago ILSimilar City Names
 41.84°N 87.68°W
3:16 am CDT Sep 4, 2015
4am CDT Sep 4, 2015-6pm CDT Sep 10, 2015
 
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