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Heavy rain and severe weather will exacerbate ongoing flooding in the central and southern U.S.

Additional heavy rain will increase the threat of flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. There is a High Risk of excessive rainfall for parts of ArkLaTex, as well as the Mid-Mississippi and Lower Ohio River Valleys on Saturday. Severe thunderstorms, some of which could include significant tornadoes and very large hail, are also possible on Saturday for much of the same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

35°F

2°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 30.23 in (1024.4 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 24 Feb 1:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Cloudy, with a low around 32. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 11am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of rain between midnight and 3am.  Low around 33. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 25 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Breezy. Rain
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 50.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 54.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of rain after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Cloudy, with a low around 32. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 11am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 41. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of rain between midnight and 3am. Low around 33. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 25 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
A chance of rain before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Wednesday Night
Rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Thursday
Rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
1:20 am CST Feb 24, 2018
2am CST Feb 24, 2018-6pm CST Mar 2, 2018
 
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