Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

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 69%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1010.4 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 28 Jul 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. North northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. North northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.65°W
12:17 pm CDT Jul 28, 2016
1pm CDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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