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Flooding and Severe Weather Risk Continues This Weekend

More heavy rain will exacerbate flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. In addition, over portions of the Mississippi, Ohio, and Tennessee Valleys, severe thunderstorms are expected. Some storms may produce strong tornadoes and very large hail. Meanwhile, snow and ice will again affect the Cascades, northern Rockies, upper Midwest, and New England through Sunday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

36°F

2°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed E 14 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1022.1 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 24 Feb 8:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of rain and snow before 10am, then a chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then rain likely.  Low around 33. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 25 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of snow before 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 54.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of rain after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Chance Rain

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of rain and snow before 10am, then a chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 41. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then rain likely. Low around 33. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 25 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
A chance of rain, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Rain. Cloudy, with a high near 47.
Thursday Night
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Breezy.
Friday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
8:18 am CST Feb 24, 2018
9am CST Feb 24, 2018-6pm CST Mar 2, 2018
 
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