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Increasing Risk for Flash and River Flooding Through the Weekend

A storm system will track across the central U.S. and set the stage for severe thunderstorms and widespread heavy rainfall through the weekend. There will be a threat for flash and river flooding for portions of the Southern Plains into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

44°F

7°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.8 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 27 Apr 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light south southwest.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 55. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 47. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 45. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 55. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light south southwest.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 55. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 47. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 45. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 55. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
11:17 pm CDT Apr 27, 2017
12am CDT Apr 28, 2017-6pm CDT May 3, 2017
 
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