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Severe weather threat shifts east into Mississippi Valley on Wednesday

The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center expects an enhanced risk of severe weather on Wednesday. The area of greatest concern is from central Missouri through Arkansas into eastern Texas and Louisiana. In this area, damaging winds, very large hail and isolated tornadoes are all possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed N 15 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1022.7 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 29 Mar 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ENE Oak Park IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 45. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4am.  Low around 40. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then rain between 7am and 10am, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am.  High near 46. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 38. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of rain before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4am. Low around 40. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then rain between 7am and 10am, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am. High near 46. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 38. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Monday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ENE Oak Park IL
 41.9°N 87.7°W
2:17 pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
3pm CDT Mar 29, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 4, 2017
 
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