Storm System To Impact Southern California Through Midweek, Severe Weather Threats Over The East

A slow moving storm system will bring heavy mountain snow to southern California into Thursday. At lower elevations, heavy rainfall may pose a flash flood risk to burn scar locations. Severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes will be possible from the Mid South to the Ohio Valley, and Mid Atlantic on Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

58°F

14°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Apr 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5am.  Patchy fog after 2am. Low around 48. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5am. Patchy fog after 2am. Low around 48. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Showers likely after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Saturday
A chance of rain, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
11:16 pm CDT Apr 6, 2020
11pm CDT Apr 6, 2020-6pm CDT Apr 13, 2020
 
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