Widespread Summer Heat; Enhanced Severe Weather

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, south-central Plains, Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, an enhanced risk of organized severe thunderstorms is possible from Iowa to Illinois and Indiana. 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

75°F

24°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 12:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Amf Ohare IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 9am and 4pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 9am and 4pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Amf Ohare IL
 41.98°N 87.9°W
9:15 pm CDT Aug 19, 2019
12am CDT Aug 20, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2019
 
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