Heavy Rain for Parts of Texas & Louisiana; Very Warm Across the Plains and Midwest

Tropical Depression Imelda will bring heavy rainfall to portions of coastal Texas and Louisiana through Thursday. Flash flood watches remain in effect, including for metro Houston. Elsewhere, high pressure and mainly dry weather will bring temperatures as much as 20 degrees above normal from the Central Plains to Upper Midwest. Critical fire weather conditions linger over parts of the Great Basin. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Partly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1019.9 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 18 Sep 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 78. East southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 68.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 78. East southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.65°W
10:15 am CDT Sep 18, 2019
11am CDT Sep 18, 2019-6pm CDT Sep 24, 2019
 
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