Heavy Rain and Mountain Snow in the West; Severe Thunderstorms Across the Upper Ohio Valley and Southern New England

Gusty winds, high elevation snow and valley rain continues to impact portions of California and the Pacific Northwest. Isolated instances of flash flooding may be possible. Widespread severe thunderstorms will develop across the Upper Ohio Valley into southern New England Sunday. The main threats will be damaging winds however, large hail and a few tornadoes can’t be ruled out. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

23°C

74°F

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed W 30 G 50 km/h
Barometer 1005.5 mb (29.71 in)
Dewpoint 9°C (48°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 14 Apr 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 26. West wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming north 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 9. East northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 17. East northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 9. East wind 15 to 25 km/h.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 9 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm.  High near 16. East southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 16 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 16. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  High near 20. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 20 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Breezy.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 15.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 15 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 26. West wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming north 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 9. East northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 17. East northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 9. East wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Tuesday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm. High near 16. East southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 16. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. High near 20. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Breezy.
Thursday
A chance of showers after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 15.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 11.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
9:42 am CDT Apr 14, 2024
10am CDT Apr 14, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 20, 2024
 
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