Heat Will Continue in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the mid-Atlantic and southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. In the central and northern Plains, strong to severe thunderstorms are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 26 Jul 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 82. East northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 82. East northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.65°W
2:17 pm CDT Jul 26, 2016
2pm CDT Jul 26, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 1, 2016
 
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