Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast is coming soon!
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Slow Moving Cold Front Moves into the Central U.S.

A slow moving cold front continues to move eastward across the U.S. this weekend. Behind the cold front is unseasonably cold weather and high elevation snows; ahead of the front, temperatures are more typical of mid-summer. The front separating these extremes will help focus heavy rain, with the potential for flash flooding extending from eastern New Mexico and western Texas to the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

92°F

33°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index95°F (35°C)
Last update 23 Sep 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 88. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 88. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 69. East southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 86. South wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 88. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 88. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 69. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 86. South wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
11:19 am CDT Sep 23, 2017
12pm CDT Sep 23, 2017-6pm CDT Sep 29, 2017
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database