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Severe thunderstorms possible from the central Plains to the upper Midwest

Severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, heavy rainfall, and a few isolated tornadoes will be possible this afternoon into tonight from the central Plains to the upper Midwest. The threat is expected to shift east into the Great Lakes region by Friday. In addition, heavy rainfall could cause localized flooding concerns. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

69°F

21°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed S 15 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Jun 8:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles N Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Breezy.
    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 10pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 10pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Independence Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles N Chicago IL
 41.92°N 87.67°W
9:17 am CDT Jun 28, 2017
9am CDT Jun 28, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 4, 2017
 
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