Heat Across The Southern U.S.; Storms And Heavy Rain in Central U.S.

The early-season heat across portions of the Southern U.S. will continue for much of this week with more potential record high temperatures. On Tuesday, expect 90s and triple digits from the southern Plains into parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also on Tuesday, strong to severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall will be possible from the central Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

77°F

25°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed NW 14 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.3 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 16 May 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 56. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. East northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West northwest wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.
Tuesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 56. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. East northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. East southeast wind around 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West northwest wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
7:15 pm CDT May 16, 2022
7pm CDT May 16, 2022-6pm CDT May 23, 2022
 
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