Central Gulf Coast Flash Flood Threat Lingers; Snowy in the Central Rockies; Fire Danger in Northwest Oregon

Showers and thunderstorms may produce localized flash flooding along a lingering front in the central Gulf Coast. An upper level system will produce up to a foot of heavy snow across southwest Colorado Rockies. Dry, offshore winds will produce near-record temperatures and critical fire weather threats in northwestern Oregon. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

52°F

11°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.7 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 17 Apr 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 50. North northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 58. West wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. West southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely, possibly mixed with rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 9pm, then a chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 50. North northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58. West wind around 5 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. West southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Snow likely, possibly mixed with rain. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 9pm, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
1:15 pm CDT Apr 17, 2021
1pm CDT Apr 17, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 23, 2021
 
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