Severe Storms Possible in the South; Southwest Critical Fire Weather Threats

Severe storms with large to very large hail, damaging winds, a couple of tornadoes, and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding may develop across the eastern South Plains to the Deep South. Dry, gusty winds in the Southwest will keep fire weather threats critical. Elevated fire weather threats also in portions of the East. Cool and snowy in the Northern Tier states and West mountains. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Overcast

58°F

14°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed SW 16 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.2 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 12:51 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Evanston IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 61. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly between 10am and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. South southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy.

    Partly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy.

    Partly Sunny
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 61. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly between 10am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. South southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West southwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Evanston IL
 42.03°N 87.69°W
1:15 pm CDT Apr 23, 2021
1pm CDT Apr 23, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 29, 2021
 
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