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Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

60°F

16°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.3 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 7 Jun 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 73. East wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 85. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Low around 65. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers before 8am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 73. East wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 85. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Low around 65. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Breezy.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Chicago IL
 41.86°N 87.65°W
4:15 am CDT Jun 7, 2020
5am CDT Jun 7, 2020-6pm CDT Jun 13, 2020
 
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