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Heavy rain and severe weather will exacerbate ongoing flooding in the central and southern U.S.

Additional heavy rain will increase the threat of flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. There is a High Risk of excessive rainfall for parts of ArkLaTex, as well as the Mid-Mississippi and Lower Ohio River Valleys on Saturday. Severe thunderstorms, some of which could include significant tornadoes and very large hail, are also possible on Saturday for much of the same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

2°C

35°F

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed E 28 km/h
Barometer 1022.5 mb (30.17 in)
Dewpoint -2°C (29°F)
Visibility 14 km
Wind Chill-4°C (25°F)
Last update 24 Feb 6:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 6. East wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    High: 6 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain before 5am, then a slight chance of snow. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 0. Breezy, with an east wind 25 to 30 km/h becoming west southwest 35 to 40 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 0 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 6. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 30 to 35 km/h decreasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Sunny

    High: 6 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -1. West southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -1 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 10. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 10 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 3.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 3 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 13.

    Sunny

    High: 13 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of rain after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 6 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 12.

    Chance Rain

    High: 12 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 6. East wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.
Tonight
Rain before 5am, then a slight chance of snow. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 0. Breezy, with an east wind 25 to 30 km/h becoming west southwest 35 to 40 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 6. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 30 to 35 km/h decreasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -1. West southwest wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 10. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 13.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 12.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Thursday
Rain. Cloudy, with a high near 9.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 7.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
5:17 am CST Feb 24, 2018
6am CST Feb 24, 2018-6pm CST Mar 2, 2018
 
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