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Increasing Risk for Flash and River Flooding Through the Weekend

A storm system will track across the central U.S. and set the stage for severe thunderstorms and widespread heavy rainfall through the weekend. There will be a threat for flash and river flooding for portions of the Southern Plains into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago-O'Hare International Airport (KORD)

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Overcast

58°F

14°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed E 10 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.9 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 28 Apr 3:51 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago O'Hare International Airport IL

Flood Watch May 1, 05:48am until May 3, 10:00pm
Flash Flood Watch April 29, 01:00pm until May 1, 07:00am
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Flood Watch
Flash Flood Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 58. East wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 45. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers, mainly after 1pm.  Temperature falling to around 42 by 4pm. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 42. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 57. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Breezy.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 58. East wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 45. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Showers, mainly after 1pm. Temperature falling to around 42 by 4pm. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 42. Breezy, with an east northeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 57. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Breezy.
Monday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago O'Hare International Airport IL
 41.98°N 87.9°W
3:20 pm CDT Apr 28, 2017
4pm CDT Apr 28, 2017-6pm CDT May 5, 2017
 
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