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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

61°F

16°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Aug 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 7am and 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74. East northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 7am and 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
7:16 am CDT Aug 23, 2017
7am CDT Aug 23, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 29, 2017
 
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