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Increasing Risk for Flash and River Flooding Through the Weekend

A storm system will track across the central U.S. and set the stage for severe thunderstorms and widespread heavy rainfall through the weekend. There will be a threat for flash and river flooding for portions of the Southern Plains into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed N 17 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1021.3 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 29 Apr 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL

Flash Flood Watch April 29, 07:00pm until May 1, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Today

    Today: Showers, mainly after 1pm.  Temperature falling to around 43 by 1pm. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 43. Breezy, with a northeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 60. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 52. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers, mainly after 1pm. Temperature falling to around 43 by 1pm. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 43. Breezy, with a northeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 60. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 52. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL
 41.94°N 87.67°W
6:18 am CDT Apr 29, 2017
7am CDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm CDT May 5, 2017
 
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