Heavy Rainfall, Severe Weather and Flood Threats for the East; Fire Weather Risk for the West

A slow moving storm system will affect the eastern third of the country through Friday. Thunderstorms, some severe, accompanied by heavy rainfall may result in flooding. For the Pacific Northwest, approaching storm system may bring some severe weather threats and dry thunderstorms for portions of Nevada for the risk of wild fires. Across southern Alaska, fire weather concerns increase Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1006.7 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 May 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm.  Patchy fog after 10pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 52. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 68. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 52. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 68. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Breezy.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Breezy.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL
 41.94°N 87.64°W
3:15 pm CDT May 26, 2022
3pm CDT May 26, 2022-6pm CDT Jun 1, 2022
 
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