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Heavy snow in the Rockies, Fire weather threat in the Southwest, and Heavy rainfall threat for the weekend in the Southern Plains into the Ohio Valley

Heavy snow is expected in the northern and central Rockies. There is a critical to elevated fire risk across the Southwest. A few severe storms are expected from the Southeast States into the Great Lakes and portions of the Central Plains on Thursday. Heavy rainfall is forecast through the weekend with a threat for significant flooding for the Southern Plains into the Mississippi Valley Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

47°F

8°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed W 16 mph
Barometer 29.78 in (1008.8 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 27 Apr 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 44. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light south southwest  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Cloudy then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 46. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 45. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 53. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Cloudy, with a low around 44. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 54. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 46. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 45. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 53. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Chicago IL
 41.86°N 87.65°W
7:17 pm CDT Apr 27, 2017
8pm CDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm CDT May 4, 2017
 
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