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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in Upper Midwest

A slow moving frontal boundary from the central Pains to the Upper Midwest will bring a potential for severe thunderstorms and heavy rain. Rain amounts of 1-3 inches, with locally heavier amounts can be expected. The threat of severe weather moves into the Ohio Valley and Northeast on Tuesday. Monsoon moisture continues to bring the threat of flash flooding to the Southwest and southern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Overcast

80°F

27°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.2 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 20 Aug 8:51 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7am and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north 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 63. North northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South 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 73. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north 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 63. North northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL
 41.97°N 87.67°W
9:16 pm CDT Aug 20, 2017
9pm CDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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