Tropical Depression Forecast to Impact the Southeast U.S. this Weekend; May Strengthen into a Tropical Storm

Tropical Depression Two is forecast to strengthen into a Tropical Storm on Saturday. This system will bring heavy rain and gusty winds to portions of the southeastern United States. Life-threatening surf and rip currents will bring danger to coastal waters this holiday weekend. Isolated flash flooding will be possible in portions of the Carolinas and Virginia on Saturday and Sunday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

82°F

28°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed S 13 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1011.4 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 28 May 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.86°N 87.65°W
3:18 pm CDT May 28, 2016
4pm CDT May 28, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 4, 2016
 
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