Thunderstorms and Flooding Along the Gulf Coast; Winter Returns in the Central Rockies

A stalled front along the west-central Gulf Coast will contribute to a few severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding over the next couple of days. Meanwhile, a vigorous system will produce heavy snow across the central Rockies into the High Plains the next few days. Finally, critical fire weather conditions are expected across the Four Corners region through Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

39°F

4°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 15 Apr 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. West northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 50. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. West northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 50. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
1:15 am CDT Apr 15, 2021
2am CDT Apr 15, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 21, 2021
 
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