Hot temperatures returning to the Southwest

After a brief reprieve, the southwestern U.S. will heat up again on Sunday and last for several days. Temperatures will be 10 to 15 degrees above normal in some locations, with daytime highs reaching 100 degrees in parts of the Inland Empire of southern California, and reaching 100-115 degrees in the deserts of Calif., Nevada and Arizona.
Read More...

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 25 Jun 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 71. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 71. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNE Chicago IL
 41.9°N 87.64°W
11:19 pm CDT Jun 25, 2016
11pm CDT Jun 25, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 2, 2016
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database