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Severe Thunderstorms Possible from the Central Plains to the Ohio Valley

Severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large to very large hail, heavy rainfall, and isolated tornadoes will be possible Thursday from the Central Plains into the Great Lakes. The primary threat is expected to move into the Great Lakes on Friday. Heavy rainfall with these thunderstorms could cause localized flooding. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SW 10 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1007.0 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Jun 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7pm and 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7pm and 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Independence Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
5:17 am CDT Jun 29, 2017
6am CDT Jun 29, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 5, 2017
 
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