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Severe Storms; Fire Danger; and Strong Pacific Storms

More strong storms on tap for the Pacific Northwest this weekend. Heavy rains could produce flooding and mudslides. Saturday, a cold front moving into the central U.S. will bring potential for severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes; and localized flooding potential. Dry winds in southwestern California will keep fire weather threats high. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy and Breezy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed S 21 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 21 Oct 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers after 1pm.  High near 73. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers, mainly before 1am.  Low around 54. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers after 1pm. High near 73. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers, mainly before 1am. Low around 54. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Friday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.68°W
4:17 pm CDT Oct 21, 2017
5pm CDT Oct 21, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 28, 2017
 
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