Heavy Rain, Snow, and High Winds in the West; Severe Thunderstorms Shift to the East

A strong storm off the Pacific Northwest will continue directing a stream of heavy rain, high elevation snow and gusty to high winds over much of central and northern California, the Sierra Nevadas and the Great Basin Monday. Thunderstorms associated with isolated wind damage are possible over parts of the southern and central Appalachians into the Carolinas and Middle Atlantic region Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Heavy Rain Fog/Mist

50°F

10°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed E 18 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.70 in (1006.0 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 25 Oct 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Chicago IL

Lakeshore Flood Advisory until October 25, 07:00pm
Wind Advisory until October 25, 03:00pm
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Lakeshore Flood Advisory
Wind Advisory
  •  
    Lakeshore Flood Advisory until October 25, 07:00pm
    Wind Advisory until October 25, 03:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then showers likely.  High near 53. Windy, with a north northeast wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers, mainly after 1pm.  High near 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then showers likely. High near 53. Windy, with a north northeast wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
Showers, mainly after 1pm. High near 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers. Cloudy, with a low around 51.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Friday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.65°W
6:15 am CDT Oct 25, 2021
6am CDT Oct 25, 2021-6pm CDT Oct 31, 2021
 
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