Severe Thunderstorms Likely Across the Ozarks and Lower Ohio Valley

Severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging wind gusts, large hail, and a few tornadoes, are likely to develop this afternoon from parts of the lower Ohio Valley into the southern Plains. An Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) outlook has been issued. Further north, widespread rain showers are expected across portions of the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Mostly Cloudy

13°C

56°F

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed E 13 km/h
Barometer 1015.4 mb (29.98 in)
Dewpoint 6°C (42°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 18 Apr 2:51 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Bensenville IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 16. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 16 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly before 11pm.  Low around 5. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 5 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 13. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 13 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. West northwest wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. West northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Areas of frost after 1am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Areas
    Frost

    Low: 3 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Areas of frost before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 14.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 14 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 4.

    Clear

    Low: 4 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 18 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 16. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tonight
Showers, mainly before 11pm. Low around 5. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 13. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3. West northwest wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11. West northwest wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Saturday Night
Areas of frost after 1am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Sunday
Areas of frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 14.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 4.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 11.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 18.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 12.
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Point Forecast:
Bensenville IL
 41.95°N 87.93°W
2:42 pm CDT Apr 18, 2024
3pm CDT Apr 18, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 24, 2024
 
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