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Severe thunderstorms likely from the Midwest to the Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds, very large hail, and a few strong tornadoes are likely today and tonight from the Midwest to the lower Mississippi Valley region. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall and flooding of low lying areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast and Breezy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed SW 23 G 30 mph
Barometer 29.44 in (996.0 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Apr 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ENE Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 1am, then showers after 1am.  Low around 48. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 49.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 62. Breezy.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 1am, then showers after 1am. Low around 48. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. South southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 49.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 62. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ENE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
10:19 am CDT Apr 26, 2017
11am CDT Apr 26, 2017-6pm CDT May 2, 2017
 
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