Tropical Depression Forecast to Impact the Southeast U.S. this Weekend; May Strengthen into a Tropical Storm

Tropical Depression Two is forecast to strengthen into a Tropical Storm on Saturday. This system will bring heavy rain and gusty winds to portions of the southeastern United States. Life-threatening surf and rip currents will bring danger to coastal waters this holiday weekend. Isolated flash flooding will be possible in portions of the Carolinas and Virginia on Saturday and Sunday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

82°F

28°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed S 16 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1011.1 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 28 May 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
6:18 pm CDT May 28, 2016
7pm CDT May 28, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 4, 2016
 
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