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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain from Great Lakes to Mid-Atlantic; Excessive Heat For Central/Southern U.S. to Mid-Atlantic

Severe thunderstorms are possible today into Sunday across the upper Great Lakes region to the northern Mid-Atlantic. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Meanwhile, dangerous heat will continue through Sunday across the central and southern U.S. into the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1007.8 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 22 Jul 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.86°N 87.65°W
5:17 pm CDT Jul 22, 2017
5pm CDT Jul 22, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 29, 2017
 
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