Heavy Rain Threat Along Central Gulf Coast and in the Pacific Northwest

Locally heavy rainfall and flash flooding remains likely along the central Gulf Coast into the weekend from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain and some high elevation snow with the arrival of cooler temperatures to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread elevated fire threat possible from the Great Basin into the northern/central Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.5 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Sep 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago Midway Airport IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. South wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 86.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. South wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago Midway Airport IL
 41.79°N 87.74°W
10:15 pm CDT Sep 16, 2021
11pm CDT Sep 16, 2021-6pm CDT Sep 23, 2021
 
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