Widespread Summer Heat; Enhanced Severe Weather

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, south-central Plains, Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, an enhanced risk of organized severe thunderstorms is possible from Iowa to Illinois and Indiana. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Rain

78°F

26°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.2 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 20 Aug 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm.  High near 80. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. High near 80. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL
 41.94°N 87.64°W
12:15 pm CDT Aug 20, 2019
12pm CDT Aug 20, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2019
 
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