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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

81°F

27°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1009.0 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 16 Aug 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ENE Oak Park IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a slight chance of showers between 4am and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a slight chance of showers between 4am and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ENE Oak Park IL
 41.9°N 87.7°W
10:17 pm CDT Aug 16, 2017
11pm CDT Aug 16, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2017
 
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