Early Season Heat; Late Season Snow

An early season heat wave will consume a good portion of the Eastern U.S. today through the weekend, including the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and Ohio Valley. Numerous record high temperatures are likely and heat advisories are in effect for Boston, New York City and Philadelphia. A late season snow will impact the central Rockies and several inches of snow are possible in the Denver metro area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

80°F

27°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed S 20 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.45 in (996.2 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 20 May 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Breezy.
    Partly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a temperature rising to near 58 by 9am, then falling to around 53 during the remainder of the day. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then scattered showers after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 50. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 56. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a temperature rising to near 58 by 9am, then falling to around 53 during the remainder of the day. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then scattered showers after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 50. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Monday Night
A chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
9:15 am CDT May 20, 2022
10am CDT May 20, 2022-6pm CDT May 26, 2022
 
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