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Heavy Rain and Flooding in the Southern Plains to the Great Lakes

Several days of heavy rainfall will lead to flash flooding and river flooding from the Southern Plains to the Southern Great Lakes. A band of freezing rain is forecast across portions of the Southern Plains into the Middle Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed N 12 mph
Barometer 30.58 in (1036.8 mb)
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 21 Feb 2:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a steady temperature around 30. North northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 35. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of rain before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of rain before 2am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 2am and 3am, then a slight chance of snow after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow before 9am, then rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a steady temperature around 30. North northeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Rain likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 35. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain before 2am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 2am and 3am, then a slight chance of snow after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow before 9am, then rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Rain likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 46.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
2:18 pm CST Feb 21, 2018
3pm CST Feb 21, 2018-6pm CST Feb 27, 2018
 
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