Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains on Friday. Isolated severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding, especially in the mountains of Wyoming.
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Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

51°F

11°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 May 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles E Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 60. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 68.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 60. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.
Monday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles E Chicago IL
 41.83°N 87.65°W
10:16 pm CDT May 5, 2016
11pm CDT May 5, 2016-6pm CDT May 12, 2016
 
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