Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Thunderstorm Light Rain and Windy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed N 26 G 33 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.0 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 24 Jul 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Chicago IL

Flood Advisory until July 24, 09:45pm
Flash Flood Warning until July 24, 10:30pm
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    Flood Advisory until July 24, 09:45pm
    Flash Flood Warning until July 24, 10:30pm

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  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 87. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 85. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 87. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 85. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
6:17 pm CDT Jul 24, 2016
7pm CDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 31, 2016
 
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