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Severe Storms; Fire Danger; and Strong Pacific Storms

More strong storms on tap for the Pacific Northwest this weekend. Heavy rains could produce flooding and mudslides. Saturday, a cold front moving into the central U.S. will bring potential for severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes; and localized flooding potential. Dry winds in southwestern California will keep fire weather threats high. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

19°C

66°F

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed S 19 km/h
Barometer 1017.7 mb (30.07 in)
Dewpoint 11°C (51°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 21 Oct 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 24. South wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. South wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 17 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers after 1pm.  High near 21. South wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 21 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 11 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 18 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 8 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 11 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 4 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 9.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 9 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 24. South wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. South wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers after 1pm. High near 21. South wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 9.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 15.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 12.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
11:19 am CDT Oct 21, 2017
11am CDT Oct 21, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2017
 
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