Heavy Rain and Storms in the East; Fire Weather Threats in the West

A slow moving frontal system will bring strong to severe storms and locally heavy rain from the Northeast to the southern Plains. Meanwhile, Fire Weather threats remain elevated over the northern Inter-Mountain West, as Red Flag Warnings and Fire weather watches are in effect. Also, the potential for isolated dry thunderstorms remains possible across this portion of the West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago-O'Hare International Airport (KORD)

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Partly Cloudy

83°F

28°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.0 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 17 Aug 3:51 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Elmhurst IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 66.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Elmhurst IL
 41.89°N 87.94°W
4:16 pm CDT Aug 17, 2018
4pm CDT Aug 17, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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