Storms, Potentially, Significant in the Northern Tier; Fire Weather Threats in the West

An upper level system in the northwestern U.S. will produce another day of thunderstorms across the West and into the Central U.S. Primary threats will be damaging winds and large hail. Very large hail and significant winds will be possible from the Northern Rockies into the Northern Plains. Strong winds and dry thunderstorms keep fire weather threats elevated to critical in the Great Basin. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Thunderstorm Light Rain

73°F

23°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1017.5 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 26 Jun 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the evening.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
9:15 pm CDT Jun 26, 2019
9pm CDT Jun 26, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 3, 2019
 
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