Heavy rain threat continues through Saturday from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic and the Northeast. Scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible over the Southwest and Rockies.

Widespread showers and thunderstorms will continue over much of the Mid-Atlantic, Northeast and the Ohio valley through the weekend. The central Appalachians and the lower Great Lakes/Ohio valley will likely have the higher rainfall amounts. Showers and thunderstorms will be possible this weekend as well from the desert southwest/southern Rockies northward to the northern Rockies and High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

65°F

18°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed NE 16 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Sep 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 64. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of showers, mainly after 7pm.  Low around 59. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 64. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Periods of showers, mainly after 7pm. Low around 59. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
2:17 pm CDT Sep 30, 2016
3pm CDT Sep 30, 2016-6pm CDT Oct 6, 2016
 
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