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Cool and Dry in the East; Turning Stormy in the Northwest

Much cooler temperatures behind a cold front will bring a feeling of fall to the East Coast today. In addition, an active fall storm pattern developing in the Pacific Northwest this week will bring areas of heavy rain and high elevation snow. Northern California will benefit from rainfall this week that will aid firefighters given the recent large wildfires. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

65°F

18°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed SW 17 G 26 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1022.4 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Oct 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 49. South southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 49. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Chicago IL
 41.83°N 87.65°W
11:20 am CDT Oct 17, 2017
12pm CDT Oct 17, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 23, 2017
 
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