Heavy Rainfall Over Northwest Gulf; Severe Thunderstorms Possible in Northeast/Mid-Atlantic Saturday

Excessive rain over southeast Texas and southwest Louisiana through this evening is threatening the area with a potential for flash, urban, and small stream flooding. Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds and marginally severe hail should occur Saturday across parts of the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed NE 15 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1013.5 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 1 Jul 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 73 by 2pm. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 67. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 76. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 73 by 2pm. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 67. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 76. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Independence Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
12:16 pm CDT Jul 1, 2022
12pm CDT Jul 1, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 7, 2022
 
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