Central Gulf Coast Flash Flood Threat Lingers; Snowy in the Central Rockies; Fire Danger in Northwest Oregon

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Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Partly Cloudy

42°F

6°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Apr 9:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles N Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 49. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely before 3pm, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.

    Rain Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 43 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Rain likely before 3pm, then rain likely, possibly mixed with snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles N Chicago IL
 41.9°N 87.67°W
10:15 pm CDT Apr 16, 2021
10pm CDT Apr 16, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 23, 2021
 
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