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Stormy Weather Along the East Coast; Extended Warm-up for the West

A strong low pressure system will bring heavy rain, gusty winds, and thunderstorms along the east coast. Isolated severe thunderstorms could produce damaging winds and a few tornadoes in the Southeast. Heavy rains may result in excessive runoff and flash flooding. Building high pressure out west will produce above normal temperatures, especially, in the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Mostly Cloudy

61°F

16°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.9 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Apr 11:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Des Plaines IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 51. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 35. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 56.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 51. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 35. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Des Plaines IL
 42.04°N 87.9°W
12:17 pm CDT Apr 24, 2018
12pm CDT Apr 24, 2018-6pm CDT Apr 30, 2018
 
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