Severe Weather Threat Continues Overnight, Strong Winds Likely Over The Mid Atlantic And Northeast U.S.

The threat for severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and tornadoes will continue from the Midwest to the Mid South and southern Mid Atlantic into Thursday morning. Additional severe weather will also be possible over Texas Thursday afternoon and evening. Strong winds gusting to 50 mph may down trees and cause power outages over the Mid Atlantic and Northeast on Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

10°C

50°F

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed W 22 km/h
Barometer 1005.5 mb (29.70 in)
Dewpoint 8°C (46°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill7°C (45°F)
Last update 8 Apr 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 4. West northwest wind 20 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 4 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered rain and snow showers after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 7. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 25 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 to 40 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Breezy. Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    Rain/Snow

    High: 7 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 35 to 40 km/h decreasing to 25 to 30 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 1 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 7. West northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 9 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 7. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 7 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 11.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 11 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 3 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 4. West northwest wind 20 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
Thursday
Scattered rain and snow showers after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 7. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 25 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 to 40 km/h in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 35 to 40 km/h decreasing to 25 to 30 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 7. West northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. West southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 7. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 11.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7. Breezy.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 5.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 5.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.9°N 87.62°W
11:16 pm CDT Apr 8, 2020
11pm CDT Apr 8, 2020-6pm CDT Apr 15, 2020
 
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