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Severe Thunderstorms for the Midwest, Monsoon in the Southwest, Heat Continues in Southern and Central U.S on Wednesday

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday in portions of the Midwest. Heavy rain, hail and damaging winds will all be possible, but a tornado cannot be ruled out either. The monsoonal flash flood threat remains in the Desert Southwest and Southern Rockies. Hot temperatures continue in the Southern Plains and Mississippi Valley. Heat Advisories are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fog/Mist

74°F

23°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1011.4 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 27 Jul 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Light north wind becoming north northeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Light north wind becoming north northeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
2:17 am CDT Jul 27, 2017
4am CDT Jul 27, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 2, 2017
 
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