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Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

16°C

61°F

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed E 17 km/h
Barometer 1015.2 mb (29.98 in)
Dewpoint 4°C (39°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 3 Apr 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly after 3am.  Low around 4. East southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northwest 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 4 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly before 9am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 5. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 5 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 8. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 8 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Northeast wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 14 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 9 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 21 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 9 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers, mainly after 3am. Low around 4. East southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northwest 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly before 9am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 5. Northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 8. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h, with gusts as high as 25 km/h.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Northeast wind 5 to 15 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 16.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Friday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 7.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
7:15 pm CDT Apr 3, 2020
7pm CDT Apr 3, 2020-6pm CDT Apr 10, 2020
 
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