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Severe thunderstorms likely from the Midwest to the Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds, very large hail, and a few strong tornadoes are likely today and tonight from the Midwest to the lower Mississippi Valley region. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall and flooding of low lying areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 29.43 in (996.1 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Apr 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm.  Low around 49. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers between 1pm and 2pm.  Temperature falling to around 48 by 11am. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light southwest  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers after 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 61. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 45. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm.  Low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 61.

    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm. Low around 49. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers between 1pm and 2pm. Temperature falling to around 48 by 11am. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 61. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 45. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
5:18 pm CDT Apr 26, 2017
7pm CDT Apr 26, 2017-6pm CDT May 3, 2017
 
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