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Heavy snow in the Rockies, Fire weather threat in the Southwest, and Heavy rainfall threat for the weekend in the Southern Plains into the Ohio Valley

Heavy snow is expected in the northern and central Rockies. There is a critical to elevated fire risk across the Southwest. A few severe storms are expected from the Southeast States into the Great Lakes and portions of the Central Plains on Thursday. Heavy rainfall is forecast through the weekend with a threat for significant flooding for the Southern Plains into the Mississippi Valley Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast and Breezy

46°F

8°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed W 22 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.60 in (1002.2 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 27 Apr 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of rain before 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light southwest  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 45. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 49. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm.  Low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 60. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of rain before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a west southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 45. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 49. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 60. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
Monday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
11:24 am CDT Apr 27, 2017
1pm CDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm CDT May 3, 2017
 
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