Storms in the Plains; Heat Wave to Begin in the Northern Tier

A slow moving weather system will bring potential for scattered strong to severe storms with damaging wind and hail with areas of locally heavy rain in the South and Central Plains through Monday. A heat wave is expected to begin across the Northern Plains, Upper Midwest, and northern Great Basin with temperatures reaching over 20 degrees above normal in some areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

58°F

14°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1021.1 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 May 12:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Isolated showers before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.65°W
1:15 am CDT May 16, 2021
1am CDT May 16, 2021-6pm CDT May 22, 2021
 
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