Cool and dry for much of the Central Plains and Rockies. Showers over the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley.

Unsettled weather conditions are likely across portions of the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley, with scattered to numerous showers. Expect cool and mostly dry conditions across much of the central U.S. and extending westward towards the Rocky Mountains. A few showers will be possible over the Pacific Northwest. Showers will also be possible over mountainous areas of Arizona and New Mexico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 23%
Wind Speed W 17 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.75 in (1007.0 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Sep 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Chicago IL

Red Flag Warning until September 27, 07:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Red Flag Warning until September 27, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Tue

    Red Flag Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 62. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a west wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 62. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
2:19 pm CDT Sep 27, 2016
3pm CDT Sep 27, 2016-6pm CDT Oct 3, 2016
 
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