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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms are forecast for the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon and evening; with an enhanced threat, including a chance for tornadoes, in the ArkLaTex area. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago-O'Hare International Airport (KORD)

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Overcast

78°F

26°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed W 10 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1012.2 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 24 Mar 4:51 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Schaumburg IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then showers likely between midnight and 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Patchy fog after 10pm. Low around 41. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Showers
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 50. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Patchy fog before 10pm. Low around 48. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  High near 60. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 57.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then showers likely between midnight and 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Patchy fog after 10pm. Low around 41. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 50. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain. Patchy fog before 10pm. Low around 48. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain. High near 60. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 46. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 57.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Friday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
Schaumburg IL
 42.03°N 88.08°W
4:17 pm CDT Mar 24, 2017
4pm CDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 31, 2017
 
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