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Heat is building once again into the Southwest. Temperatures over 100 degrees can be expected in the Desert Southwest through most of this week. Temperatures over 100 will also expand to the Intermountain West on Tuesday.
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Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed NE 15 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1018.2 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Jun 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 70. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 60. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 70. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 60. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
4:17 am CDT Jun 28, 2016
4am CDT Jun 28, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 4, 2016
 
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