Heavy Rain and Thunderstorms Expected in the Midwest

Showers and scattered thunderstorms are expected in the Central U.S., from Oklahoma up to the northern Great Lakes. The potential exists for 1 to 2 inches of rainfall, with the greatest amounts likely across northern Oklahoma and eastern Kansas. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe, with hail and damaging winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago-O'Hare International Airport (KORD)

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Mostly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.6 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 26 Aug 2:51 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 79. East wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 82. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 79. East wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 82. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL
 41.97°N 87.7°W
2:16 pm CDT Aug 26, 2016
3pm CDT Aug 26, 2016-6pm CDT Sep 1, 2016
 
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