Lingering Heavy Rain Threat Along the Central Gulf Coast; Rain in the Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather

Locally heavy rainfall may bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast today and Saturday from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain with the arrival of cooler temperatures to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

A Few Clouds

83°F

28°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed SW 8 G 17 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 17 Sep 11:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of rain between midnight and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 64. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • 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 67.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of rain between midnight and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 64. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Sunny, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL
 41.97°N 87.67°W
12:15 pm CDT Sep 17, 2021
12pm CDT Sep 17, 2021-6pm CDT Sep 23, 2021
 
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