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Heavy Rain, Local Flooding Along the Central Gulf Coast

A slow moving front will provide the focus for heavy rain and local flooding from the Texas Gulf Coast to the Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama coasts today. The front will shift to the Florida Panhandle and Southeast Tuesday. Severe storms are possible in west Texas, while record warm temperatures spread across the west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

72°F

22°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed SW 18 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Scattered showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers before 1pm, then rain likely after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 55. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers. Cloudy, with a low around 51. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers before 1pm, then rain likely after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 55. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
2:19 pm CDT May 22, 2017
2pm CDT May 22, 2017-6pm CDT May 28, 2017
 
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