Heavy Rain for Parts of Texas & Louisiana; Very Warm Across the Plains and Midwest

Tropical Depression Imelda will bring heavy rainfall to portions of coastal Texas and Louisiana through Thursday. Flash flood watches remain in effect, including for metro Houston. Elsewhere, high pressure and mainly dry weather will bring temperatures as much as 20 degrees above normal from the Central Plains to Upper Midwest. Critical fire weather conditions linger over parts of the Great Basin. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

27°C

80°F

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed SW 17 km/h
Barometer 1019.8 mb (30.14 in)
Dewpoint 17°C (63°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index27°C (81°F)
Last update 18 Sep 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 24. East southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 18. East southeast wind around 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind around 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 20.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 20 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 24 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 24. East southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. East southeast wind around 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind around 10 km/h.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 20.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
12:38 pm CDT Sep 18, 2019
1pm CDT Sep 18, 2019-6pm CDT Sep 24, 2019
 
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