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Heavy Rain, Local Flooding Along the Central Gulf Coast

A slow moving front will provide the focus for heavy rain and local flooding from the Texas Gulf Coast to the Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama coasts today. The front will shift to the Florida Panhandle and Southeast Tuesday. Severe storms are possible in west Texas, while record warm temperatures spread across the west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

74°F

23°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed SW 17 G 30 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNE Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 65. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  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: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 65. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Memorial Day
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.65°W
4:17 pm CDT May 22, 2017
4pm CDT May 22, 2017-6pm CDT May 29, 2017
 
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