Heavy rain for portions of the Mid-Atlantic and New England through Saturday

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms across portions of New England and the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall and flash flooding in these locations. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1012.1 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 29 Jul 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
6:17 am CDT Jul 29, 2016
7am CDT Jul 29, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 4, 2016
 
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