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Cool and Dry in the East; Turning Stormy in the Northwest

Much cooler temperatures behind a cold front will bring a feeling of fall to the East Coast today. In addition, an active fall storm pattern developing in the Pacific Northwest this week will bring areas of heavy rain and high elevation snow. Northern California will benefit from rainfall this week that will aid firefighters given the recent large wildfires. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

67°F

19°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.9 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Oct 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago ILSimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 54. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 54. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then a chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago ILSimilar City Names
 41.84°N 87.68°W
4:19 pm CDT Oct 17, 2017
6pm CDT Oct 17, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 24, 2017
 
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