Showers and Thunderstorms and Areas of Critical Fire Weather Threats

A series of cold fronts will produce showers and a few strong thunderstorms across parts of the High Plains and into the northern Rockies, and the Mid-Atlantic. Strong, dry winds in the northern Plains, 4-Corners area, and the Southeast will produce critical fire weather threats. Fire weather threats also remain elevated in Guam. Locally heavy rain may cause flash flooding in Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

44°F

7°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.7 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 7 May 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Western Springs IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers before 7am, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 58. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 56. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers before 7am, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 56. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Western Springs IL
 41.8°N 87.89°W
3:15 am CDT May 7, 2021
3am CDT May 7, 2021-6pm CDT May 13, 2021
 
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