Heavy Rain and Isolated Severe Thunderstorms in the South

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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

58°F

14°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed E 9 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.44 in (1031.1 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 12 May 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 43. East wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 43. East wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
4:15 pm CDT May 12, 2021
4pm CDT May 12, 2021-6pm CDT May 19, 2021
 
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