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Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

53°F

12°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 29.55 in (1000.6 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 24 May 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 49. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Cloudy, with a high near 62. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 49. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Cloudy, with a high near 62. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
11:17 pm CDT May 24, 2017
12am CDT May 25, 2017-6pm CDT May 30, 2017
 
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