Critical Fire Weather Threats and Dangerous Heat Continue Across the West

Critical fire weather conditions along with dangerous heat continue across portions of the West this weekend. Elsewhere, a few severe thunderstorms are possible across the northern and central High Plains and Rockies today, with this threat gradually shifting eastward into the Upper Midwest through Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

64°F

18°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.34 in (1027.2 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 31 May 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 59. East northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of sprinkles between 10am and 1pm, then a slight chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 59. East northeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Monday
A chance of sprinkles between 10am and 1pm, then a slight chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. West southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
2:16 pm CDT May 31, 2020
2pm CDT May 31, 2020-6pm CDT Jun 6, 2020
 
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