Heavy Rainfall Moves into the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast

A slow moving cold front will gradually progress through the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast through Friday with possible severe weather and heavy rainfall which may bring flash flooding. The trailing end of the cold front will bring daily rounds of strong thunderstorms capable of producing locally heavy downpours over South Florida. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

59°F

15°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed NW 15 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Sep 9:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NNE Chicago IL

Lakeshore Flood Advisory until September 23, 10:00am
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Lakeshore Flood Advisory
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    Lakeshore Flood Advisory until September 23, 10:00am

    NOW until
    10:00am Thu

    Lakeshore Flood Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a north wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Breezy.
    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 54. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 78. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a north wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 54. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NNE Chicago IL
 41.9°N 87.64°W
10:15 pm CDT Sep 22, 2021
10pm CDT Sep 22, 2021-6pm CDT Sep 29, 2021
 
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