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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers between 3am and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 87. South wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers between 3am and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 87. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.68°W
9:17 pm CDT Aug 18, 2017
11pm CDT Aug 18, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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