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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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

82°F

28°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 26 Jul 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Cloudy then
    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. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 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 around 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

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 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 around 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:
2 Miles NNE Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
7:16 pm CDT Jul 26, 2017
8pm CDT Jul 26, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 2, 2017
 
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