Shifting Heat Wave from Southern Plains to West; A Very Wet Few Days for East

Oppressive temperatures and dangerous heat indices will linger for another day or two across the Southern Plains/Lower MS Valley, especially TX. Meanwhile, another widespread Heat Wave is beginning across the Southwest, CA and Northwest for this week. Finally, an anomalous upper trough over the East will continue to inundate the Mid-Atlantic region with tropical heavy to excessive rainfall. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

71°F

22°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Jul 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago ILSimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 85. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 85. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago ILSimilar City Names
 41.84°N 87.68°W
8:16 am CDT Jul 23, 2018
8am CDT Jul 23, 2018-6pm CDT Jul 29, 2018
 
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