Thunderstorms expected near the western Gulf Coast and parts of the Florida coast. West Coast states will continue to be warm and dry.

Numerous showers and thunderstorms are expected near the western Gulf Coast and southern/eastern Florida Coast through the weekend. Accumulations up to 4 and 5 inches are likely for these locations. Warm and dry conditions are expected for most of the West this weekend. Late-summer heat and humidity will persist across much of eastern half of the U.S. through the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 27 Aug 9:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. East northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. East wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. East wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
9:16 pm CDT Aug 27, 2016
10pm CDT Aug 27, 2016-6pm CDT Sep 3, 2016
 
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