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Severe Thunderstorms for the Midwest, Monsoon in the Southwest, Heat Continues in Southern and Central U.S on Wednesday

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday in portions of the Midwest. Heavy rain, hail and damaging winds will all be possible, but a tornado cannot be ruled out either. The monsoonal flash flood threat remains in the Desert Southwest and Southern Rockies. Hot temperatures continue in the Southern Plains and Mississippi Valley. Heat Advisories are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

80°F

27°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 26 Jul 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago Ridge IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. East wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. East northeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. East wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. East northeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago Ridge IL
 41.71°N 87.78°W
10:16 pm CDT Jul 26, 2017
11pm CDT Jul 26, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 2, 2017
 
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