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Severe Weather Threat Will Continue Through the Weekend

The risk for severe thunderstorms continues through the weekend. The main threat will shift from parts of eastern Texas into the Ozark Plateau and spread into the lower Mississippi Valley by Saturday afternoon and evening. Severe storms are possible in the Tennessee Valley and southern Plains Sunday. Storms may contain damaging winds, hail and an isolated tornado. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Heavy Rain Fog/Mist

46°F

8°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 1.75 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 25 Mar 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 49. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog after 1am. Low around 46. East northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then rain likely, mainly between 11am and 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 61. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. West wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 49. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog after 1am. Low around 46. East northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then rain likely, mainly between 11am and 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 61. East southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 54. West wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Rain likely before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Friday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
3:17 pm CDT Mar 25, 2017
5pm CDT Mar 25, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 1, 2017
 
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