Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

48°F

9°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed N 12 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 1 May 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NNE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly before midnight.  Low around 43. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 51. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. West southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 49.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers, mainly before midnight. Low around 43. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. West southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NNE Chicago IL
 41.92°N 87.67°W
5:16 pm CDT May 1, 2016
6pm CDT May 1, 2016-6pm CDT May 8, 2016
 
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