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Severe Weather Threat Will Continue Through the Weekend

The risk for severe thunderstorms continues through the weekend. The main threat will shift from parts of eastern Texas into the Ozark Plateau and spread into the lower Mississippi Valley by Saturday afternoon and evening. Severe storms are possible in the Tennessee Valley and southern Plains Sunday. Storms may contain damaging winds, hail and an isolated tornado. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Thunderstorm Heavy Rain Fog/Mist

44°F

7°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed N 17 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 24 Mar 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles N Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Patchy fog. Low around 40. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Showers
    and Areas Fog

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Areas of fog. High near 45. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Patchy fog. Temperature rising to around 49 by 3am. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  Patchy fog before 11am. High near 57. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 54.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Patchy fog. Low around 40. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Areas of fog. High near 45. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain. Patchy fog. Temperature rising to around 49 by 3am. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain. Patchy fog before 11am. High near 57. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 54.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles N Chicago IL
 41.92°N 87.67°W
8:19 pm CDT Mar 24, 2017
8pm CDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 31, 2017
 
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