Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Southern Plains

A slow moving storm system is expected to produce a multi-day heavy rainfall and flash flooding event across much of the Central to Southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley regions. Severe weather may produce large hail and high winds, but also a threat of tornadoes, across Texas and spreading on Wednesday into the Lower Mississippi, Tennessee and Ohio Valleys. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

53°F

12°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 30.26 in (1024.7 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 23 May 9:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Oak Lawn IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am.  High near 76. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 63. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am. High near 76. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 63. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Oak Lawn IL
 41.71°N 87.75°W
10:15 pm CDT May 23, 2022
10pm CDT May 23, 2022-6pm CDT May 30, 2022
 
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