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Storm system to bring heavy rainfall and the potential for flash flooding over the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S.

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and a few strong to severe thunderstorms into Tuesday. The main threat areas include the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S. Excessive runoff may lead to flooding of low lying areas, rivers, and streams. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed E 13 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1009.9 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Apr 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 71. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Friday
A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
Friday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Saturday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 58.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 50.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.86°N 87.65°W
4:17 pm CDT Apr 24, 2017
5pm CDT Apr 24, 2017-6pm CDT May 1, 2017
 
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