Severe Weather Across the Northern Tier of the Country; Heat Builds Across the Center of the Nation

A frontal boundary will focus the threat for showers and thunderstorms, some severe, across the northern tier of the country through Tuesday. Meanwhile, dangerous heat will expand across the center of the nation through at least the middle of the week. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions will persist across the Great Basin, portions of the Plains and interior Alaska. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Mostly Cloudy

26°C

79°F

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed S 20 G 35 km/h
Barometer 1011.7 mb (29.89 in)
Dewpoint 22°C (71°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index28°C (82°F)
Last update 4 Jul 7:51 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL

Severe T-storm Watch until July 5, 03:00am
Heat Advisory July 5, 12:00pm until July 5, 08:00pm
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Severe T-storm Watch
Heat Advisory
  •  
    Severe T-storm Watch until July 5, 03:00am

    NOW until
    3:00am Tue

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 24 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 36. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. North northeast wind 10 to 20 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 25. North northeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 25 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 26 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 24 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Southwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 36. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. North northeast wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 25. North northeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h decreasing to 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 25.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL
 41.97°N 87.67°W
7:15 pm CDT Jul 4, 2022
8pm CDT Jul 4, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 11, 2022
 
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