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Increase Risk for Flash and River Flooding Through the Weekend

A storm system will track across the central U.S. and set the stage for severe thunderstorms and widespread heavy rainfall through the weekend. There will be a threat for flash and river flooding for portions of the Southern Plains into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

47°F

8°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed W 16 mph
Barometer 29.78 in (1008.8 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 27 Apr 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 44. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light south southwest  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Cloudy then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 46. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 45. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 53. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Cloudy, with a low around 44. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 54. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 46. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 45. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 53. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Chicago IL
 41.86°N 87.65°W
8:18 pm CDT Apr 27, 2017
8pm CDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm CDT May 4, 2017
 
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