Excessive Heat Continues for the Pacific Northwest; Flooding Impacts Expected in the Southwest U.S.

A dangerous heat wave persists for the Northwest into portions of California today with excessive heat warnings and heat advisories in effect. The active monsoon pattern with organized showers and thunderstorms and possible flash flooding with debris flows continues and will become enhanced in the Southwestern U.S. through Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

82°F

28°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.03 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 18 Aug 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNE Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.65°W
12:15 pm CDT Aug 18, 2022
12pm CDT Aug 18, 2022-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2022
 
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