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Multi-day heavy rainfall and flooding event continues to unfold in the Central and Southern U.S.

Another day of heavy rain on Friday will further increase the risk of flash flooding and long-term flooding in the Southern Plains and the Lower/Mid-Mississippi and Ohio River Valleys. The NWS Weather Prediction Center has issued Moderate Risks for excessive rainfall for parts of these regions on Friday and into the weekend. Some areas may see an additional 4-5 inches of rain over the next 3 days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fog/Mist

42°F

6°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1019.7 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 23 Feb 7:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago Midway Airport IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 43. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of rain.  Low around 34. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain then
    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 48.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 55.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow before 8am, then a chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 43. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of rain. Low around 34. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Wednesday Night
Rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Thursday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago Midway Airport IL
 41.77°N 87.74°W
8:17 am CST Feb 23, 2018
8am CST Feb 23, 2018-6pm CST Mar 1, 2018
 
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