Heavy rain and thunderstorms from the central Gulf Coast to Southeast U.S. early this week

Thunderstorms with heavy rain are expected from eastern TX across the Lower Miss. Valley to the Southeast U.S. on Monday. This rain could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe in this area, producing damaging wind and tornadoes. Meanwhile, heavy rain will also spread into the Northwest U.S., with heavy snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades and northern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fog/Mist

34°F

1°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed S 10 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill26°F (-3°C)
Last update 5 Dec 2:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Cloudy, with a high near 36. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 33. South southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 29 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 23 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of snow showers between 7pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 23.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Cloudy, with a high near 36. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Cloudy, with a low around 33. South southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Breezy.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow showers between 7pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Breezy.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 26.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Chicago IL
 41.86°N 87.65°W
2:19 pm CST Dec 5, 2016
3pm CST Dec 5, 2016-6pm CST Dec 11, 2016
 
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