Heavy rain and thunderstorms from the central Gulf Coast to Southeast U.S. early this week

Thunderstorms with heavy rain are expected from eastern TX across the Lower Miss. Valley to the Southeast U.S. on Monday. This rain could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe in this area, producing damaging wind and tornadoes. Meanwhile, heavy rain will also spread into the Northwest U.S., with heavy snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades and northern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fog/Mist

34°F

1°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1017.6 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 5 Dec 6:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Areas of fog before noon.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 35. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Cloudy

    High: 35 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 34. South southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 29 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Blustery.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    High: 23 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of snow showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Blustery.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 24.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 35. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Cloudy, with a low around 34. South southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Blustery.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Blustery.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 29.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 27.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
6:17 am CST Dec 5, 2016
7am CST Dec 5, 2016-6pm CST Dec 11, 2016
 
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