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Excessive Heat Continues in the Southwest

Temperatures across the Desert Southwest could exceed 115 degrees once again today. A cold front will drop temperatures somewhat across the Pacific Northwest, but gusty winds will create high fire danger across the Great Basin, Utah and interior Northwest. Elsewhere, severe thunderstorms are possible across the central and northern plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed NW 13 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.6 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Jun 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago ILSimilar City Names

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 55. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 72. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

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

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 80.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 55. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 72. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago ILSimilar City Names
 41.84°N 87.68°W
12:18 pm CDT Jun 26, 2017
1pm CDT Jun 26, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 2, 2017
 
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