Heat Building and Strong to Severe Storms

A building ridge of high pressure will produce possible record heat and extremely humid conditions over the next several days. The summer heat wave is already present in the south Plains, will expand across the Mid-Atlantic/Northeast and then shift into the Desert Southwest. Meanwhile, a cold front may trigger strong to severe storms w/ heavy rain from the Great Lakes to the south-central Plains Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Partly Cloudy

74°F

23°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.3 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 8:51 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Amf Ohare IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am.  High near 87. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 83. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. High near 87. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 83. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Amf Ohare IL
 41.98°N 87.9°W
8:15 pm CDT Aug 17, 2019
9pm CDT Aug 17, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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