Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Southern Plains

A slow moving storm system is expected to produce a multi-day heavy rainfall and flash flooding event across much of the Central to Southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley regions. Severe weather may produce large hail and high winds, but also a threat of tornadoes, across Texas and spreading on Wednesday into the Lower Mississippi, Tennessee and Ohio Valleys. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Overcast

12°C

53°F

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed E 11 km/h
Barometer 1024.0 mb (30.24 in)
Dewpoint 7°C (45°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill11°C (51°F)
Last update 24 May 6:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. East wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north northeast 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 15 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. East wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am.  High near 21. Southeast wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Showers

    High: 21 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then showers likely.  Low around 17. South wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 17 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. South wind 15 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 23 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 12 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 16.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 16 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 20.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 20 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. East wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north northeast 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. East wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am. High near 21. Southeast wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 4am, then showers likely. Low around 17. South wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. South wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 16.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly 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 am CDT May 24, 2022
7am CDT May 24, 2022-6pm CDT May 30, 2022
 
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