Very Warm & Dry Across the West; Turning Quite Cool Over Much of the Eastern U.S.

Unusually warm temperatures and continued dry conditions will again result in critical fire weather conditions over portions of California and the Plains. Over the eastern states, much cooler air will return in the wake of a strong cold front. Meanwhile, areas of heavy rainfall are expected to persist over South Florida through at least Saturday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy and Breezy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed NW 23 G 36 mph
Barometer 29.64 in (1003.4 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Sep 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers, mainly before 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Isolated showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.

    Rain Likely

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers, mainly before 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
Isolated showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
Saturday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
2:16 pm CDT Sep 30, 2020
2pm CDT Sep 30, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 6, 2020
 
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