Excessive Heat in the Central U.S. This Week; Monsoon Rains Return to the Southwest Late This Week

A sultry several days is expected across the central half of the U.S. as excessive heat warnings and heat advisories stretch from the northern Plains to the northwestern Gulf Coast. Flash flooding impacts will be possible across northern Utah and Colorado into southern Wyoming late this week into the weekend as monsoonal rainfall ramps back up in complex terrain, burned areas, and urban areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 27 Jul 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Bedford Park IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 97. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 97. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Bedford Park IL
 41.75°N 87.8°W
7:54 am CDT Jul 27, 2021
8am CDT Jul 27, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 2, 2021
 
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