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Zeta is forecast to bring hurricane conditions, life-threatening storm surge, and heavy rainfall to portions of the northern Gulf Coast by late Wednesday. Meanwhile, areas of snow, sleet, and freezing rain will continue from the southern Rockies into the southern High Plains. Farther west, critical fire weather conditions are expected to persist over parts of California and the Southwest U.S. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

37°F

3°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1022.6 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 27 Oct 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 32. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 54. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 10 to 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 51 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 56.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 32. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 54. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 10 to 20 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Chicago IL
 41.86°N 87.65°W
6:15 pm CDT Oct 27, 2020
7pm CDT Oct 27, 2020-6pm CST Nov 3, 2020
 
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