Tropical Storm and Storm Surge Warnings Issued for Gulf Coast; Severe Thunderstorms Return to the Northern Plains This Weekend

Tropical Storm Cristobal will move over the central Gulf of Mexico on Saturday, and be near the northern Gulf of Mexico coast on Sunday. Warnings have been issued for life-threatening storm surge and tropical storm force winds. Heavy rain and high surf/rip currents are also expected. There is an enhanced risk for severe thunderstorms across parts of the northern Plains Saturday and Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.1 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 6 Jun 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ENE Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 67. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. East wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 91.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Breezy.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 67. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. East wind around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Breezy.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ENE Chicago IL
 41.86°N 87.62°W
2:41 am CDT Jun 6, 2020
3am CDT Jun 6, 2020-6pm CDT Jun 12, 2020
 
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