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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fog/Mist

38°F

3°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 29.64 in (1004.3 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 20 Jan 9:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Patchy drizzle.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 41. East wind around 5 mph.

    Patchy
    Drizzle and
    Areas Fog

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy drizzle before 9pm, then areas of drizzle with a chance of rain after 9pm.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 45 by 3am. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Areas of drizzle and fog before 8am, then a slight chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Areas Drizzle
    and Areas Fog

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 47. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy drizzle. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 41. East wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Patchy drizzle before 9pm, then areas of drizzle with a chance of rain after 9pm. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 45 by 3am. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Areas of drizzle and fog before 8am, then a slight chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 40.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 31.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
9:17 am CST Jan 20, 2017
10am CST Jan 20, 2017-6pm CST Jan 26, 2017
 
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