Summer Heat Continues; Severe Weather For Northeast

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, southern Plains, Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms are in the forecast for the Northeast into the northern Mid-Atlantic for damaging winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

67°F

19°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.96 in (1013.8 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a steady temperature around 72. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Isolated showers between 1pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of showers after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a steady temperature around 72. West wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Isolated showers between 1pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of showers after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.65°W
2:36 am CDT Aug 21, 2019
3am CDT Aug 21, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2019
 
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