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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-O'Hare International Airport (KORD)

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Mostly Cloudy

88°F

31°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 20 Aug 2:51 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Elmhurst IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7am and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. West southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. West southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Elmhurst IL
 41.89°N 87.94°W
3:16 pm CDT Aug 20, 2017
3pm CDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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