Severe Weather in the Central High Plains; Heavy Rain in the Mid-Atlantic

Strong to severe storms capable of strong wind gusts and large hail are possible over portions of the central High Plains. A stalled front is expected to bring additional showers and flash flooding risks from the northern Mid-Atlantic to the Carolinas through Thursday. Red flag warnings in effect in the Pacific Northwest and the southern Great Basin. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

17°C

63°F

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1018.3 mb (30.09 in)
Dewpoint 11°C (51°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 4 Aug 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. West southwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. South southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17. East wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south southeast 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 26.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 30 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. West southwest wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. South southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming southwest after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. East wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south southeast 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 26.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Chicago IL
 41.86°N 87.65°W
11:15 pm CDT Aug 4, 2020
12am CDT Aug 5, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 10, 2020
 
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