Continued Heavy Rain for Portions of Texas and Louisiana; Critical Fire Weather Threats in the Great Basin

Slow moving tropical depression Imelda will produce heavy rain and flooding across southeastern Texas and southwestern Louisiana through late this week. Isolated areas may receive as much as 25 inches of rain, and flash flood watches are in effect, including for the Houston metro area. Active storms in the West will keep fire weather threats elevated to critical in the Great Basin. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Partly Cloudy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.3 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Sep 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles E Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
3 Miles E Chicago IL
 41.83°N 87.62°W
8:15 am CDT Sep 19, 2019
8am CDT Sep 19, 2019-6pm CDT Sep 25, 2019
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database