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Severe Weather Threat Will Continue Through the Weekend

The risk for severe thunderstorms continues through the weekend. The main threat will shift from parts of eastern Texas into the Ozark Plateau and spread into the lower Mississippi Valley by Saturday afternoon and evening. Severe storms are possible in the Tennessee Valley and southern Plains Sunday. Storms may contain damaging winds, hail and an isolated tornado. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Rain

41°F

5°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.8 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 25 Mar 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog. Low around 40. North northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 47. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 47 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Patchy fog. Temperature falling to near 46 by 9pm, then rising to around 50 during the remainder of the night. East southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  Patchy fog before 11am. High near 60. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 46. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 55.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 49.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog. Low around 40. North northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 47. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain. Patchy fog. Temperature falling to near 46 by 9pm, then rising to around 50 during the remainder of the night. East southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain. Patchy fog before 11am. High near 60. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 46. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 55.
Monday Night
Rain likely before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.83°N 87.65°W
2:19 am CDT Mar 25, 2017
3am CDT Mar 25, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 31, 2017
 
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