Heavy rain threat continues through Saturday from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic and the Northeast. Scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible over the Southwest and Rockies.

Widespread showers and thunderstorms will continue over much of the Mid-Atlantic, Northeast and the Ohio valley through the weekend. The central Appalachians and the lower Great Lakes/Ohio valley will likely have the higher rainfall amounts. Showers and thunderstorms will be possible this weekend as well from the desert southwest/southern Rockies northward to the northern Rockies and High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Rain

63°F

17°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NE 16 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.2 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Sep 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Showers with areas of drizzle before 1pm, then areas of drizzle with scattered showers between 1pm and 2pm, then scattered showers after 2pm.  High near 64. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of showers.  Low around 59. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 64. East northeast wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °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 57. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers with areas of drizzle before 1pm, then areas of drizzle with scattered showers between 1pm and 2pm, then scattered showers after 2pm. High near 64. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Periods of showers. Low around 59. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 64. East northeast wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
10:18 am CDT Sep 30, 2016
10am CDT Sep 30, 2016-6pm CDT Oct 6, 2016
 
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