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Heavy Rain and Flash Flooding Possible Central Gulf Coast to the Southeast

Locally heavy rain will impact the central Gulf Coast to the Southeast today. Several inches of rain could fall in just a few hours. Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and hail are possible in the Southeast and south Texas. Strong winds are expected in parts of Montana while near record warmth will increase snowmelt from streams and rivers flowing off the Sierra. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Rain

62°F

17°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.5 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain likely before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east.  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: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 52. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 55. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain likely before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 63. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 52. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 55. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
11:17 am CDT May 23, 2017
12pm CDT May 23, 2017-6pm CDT May 29, 2017
 
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