Heavy Rainfall Possible Across the Central U.S.; Poor Air Quality Across the Northwest and North Central States

Thunderstorms will produce locally heavy rainfall and possibly some flash flooding across central portions of the country through tonight, with a few strong to locally severe thunderstorms possible. Otherwise, smoke from the wildfires burning across western North America will continue to create poor air quality across northern portions of the country. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago-O'Hare International Airport (KORD)

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

A Few Clouds

76°F

24°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 19 Aug 8:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Bensenville IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Light northeast wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 4pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 10pm and 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 68. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Light northeast wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 4pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. East southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 10pm and 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 68. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Bensenville IL
 41.95°N 87.93°W
8:16 am CDT Aug 19, 2018
9am CDT Aug 19, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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