Heavy rain expected across the Mid-Atlantic region and central Appalachians.

Heavy rainfall is possible over portions of the eastern United States today, with the highest risk across the Mid-Atlantic and central Appalachians. Click the "Read More" link for excessive rainfall forecasts from the Weather Prediction Center. Afternoon showers and thunderstorms are possible over portions of the Southwest and southern Rockies through Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

62°F

17°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed N 12 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.7 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Sep 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 60. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 58. East northeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. East northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 60. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 58. East northeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
8:18 am CDT Sep 29, 2016
8am CDT Sep 29, 2016-6pm CDT Oct 5, 2016
 
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