Summer Heat Continues; Severe Weather For Northeast

A large ridge of high pressure continues to bring summer heat and humidity to several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, southern Plains, Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms are forecast for the Northeast and northern Mid-Atlantic today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

83°F

28°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed W 13 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 21 Aug 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Oak Park IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. West northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Oak Park IL
 41.88°N 87.79°W
2:16 pm CDT Aug 21, 2019
3pm CDT Aug 21, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2019
 
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