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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.

A Few Clouds

44°F

7°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.7 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 24 Apr 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNE Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 63. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. South southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 71. South southeast wind 10 to 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 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 63. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. South southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71. South southeast wind 10 to 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 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Friday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
Friday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 62.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 51.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.65°W
3:22 am CDT Apr 24, 2017
4am CDT Apr 24, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 30, 2017
 
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