Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

81°F

27°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1012.6 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 27 Jul 9:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. East northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. North northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. North northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Chicago IL
 41.81°N 87.65°W
9:17 pm CDT Jul 27, 2016
10pm CDT Jul 27, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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