Significant Outbreak Of Severe Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain In The Plains Monday

A potent spring storm system is expected to produce severe thunderstorms on Monday in the central and southern Plains. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, flash flooding, and large tornadoes are possible. The area most likely to experience significant tornadoes stretches from the Texas Hill Country through Oklahoma into southern Kansas. Residents should review severe weather safety here -> Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

12°C

53°F

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed W 28 G 41 km/h
Barometer 1011.0 mb (29.87 in)
Dewpoint 8°C (46°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill9°C (48°F)
Last update 20 May 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. West wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. West northwest wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 13 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. East wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 14 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. East southeast wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 10 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 23 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. West wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13. West northwest wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. East wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. East southeast wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 17.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.65°W
3:15 am CDT May 20, 2019
3am CDT May 20, 2019-6pm CDT May 26, 2019
 
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