Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats Shift From Southern Plains to Lower Mississippi Valley; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy to excessive rainfall with flash flood concerns will shift from the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to Critical Fire weather threats will linger through the weekend across the Great Basin and central Rockies. Finally, Major to Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and across parts of North and South Carolina this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Partly Cloudy

14°C

58°F

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed E 20 km/h
Barometer 1026.6 mb (30.32 in)
Dewpoint 6°C (42°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 22 Sep 7:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 17. East wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 13. East wind around 10 km/h becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 13 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 20. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 20 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15. East southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Southeast wind around 15 km/h.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 23 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 19 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 24 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 14 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 19 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 17. East wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 13. East wind around 10 km/h becoming south southeast after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 20. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. East southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Southeast wind around 15 km/h.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL
 41.97°N 87.67°W
8:15 am CDT Sep 22, 2018
8am CDT Sep 22, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 28, 2018
 
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