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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed SW 10 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1017.6 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 8 Aug 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Oak Park IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 1am, then a slight chance of showers after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 98. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 95. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 1am, then a slight chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 98. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 95. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Oak Park IL
 41.88°N 87.79°W
3:15 pm CDT Aug 8, 2020
4pm CDT Aug 8, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 15, 2020
 
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