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Severe Weather Threat Will Continue Through the Weekend

The risk for severe thunderstorms continues through the weekend. The main threat will shift from parts of eastern Texas into the Ozark Plateau and spread into the lower Mississippi Valley by Saturday afternoon and evening. Severe storms are possible in the Tennessee Valley and southern Plains Sunday. Storms may contain damaging winds, hail and an isolated tornado. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

43°F

6°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed N 12 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.9 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 25 Mar 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Periods of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 49. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am.  Patchy fog after 1am. Low around 48. East southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 60. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 47. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 55. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Periods of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 49. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Patchy fog after 1am. Low around 48. East southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 60. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 47. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 55. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Friday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
10:18 am CDT Mar 25, 2017
11am CDT Mar 25, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 31, 2017
 
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