Severe Thunderstorms Likely Across the Ozarks and Lower Ohio Valley

Severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging wind gusts, large hail, and a few tornadoes, are likely to develop this afternoon from parts of the lower Ohio Valley into the southern Plains. An Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) outlook has been issued. Further north, widespread rain showers are expected across portions of the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

58°F

14°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Apr 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Darien IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 60. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 1am.  Low around 41. North northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Areas of frost after 1am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Areas
    Frost

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Areas of frost before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 58.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 39.

    Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 60. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 1am. Low around 41. North northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Areas of frost after 1am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
Areas of frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 58.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 39.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 51.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Darien IL
 41.76°N 87.98°W
4:07 pm CDT Apr 18, 2024
5pm CDT Apr 18, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 25, 2024
 
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