Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

49°F

9°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.5 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 May 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago Midway Airport IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago Midway Airport IL
 41.77°N 87.74°W
10:16 pm CDT May 2, 2016
11pm CDT May 2, 2016-6pm CDT May 9, 2016
 
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