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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

69°F

21°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed SW 15 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.0 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Oct 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago Ridge IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 48. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 69. 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: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 69. West wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 52. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °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, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 48. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 69. 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 51. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 69. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 52. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
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 Ridge IL
 41.71°N 87.78°W
4:19 pm CDT Oct 17, 2017
5pm CDT Oct 17, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 24, 2017
 
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