Significant Weather Hazards from Storms on the West coast and in the Mississippi Valley

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Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Rain and Breezy

51°F

11°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed E 21 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1010.2 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 24 Oct 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL

Flash Flood Watch until October 25, 03:00am
Lakeshore Flood Advisory October 24, 07:00pm until October 25, 07:00pm
Wind Advisory October 25, 12:00am until October 25, 03:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
Lakeshore Flood Advisory
Wind Advisory
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until October 25, 03:00am

    NOW until
    3:00am Mon

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Steady temperature around 51. Breezy, with an east northeast wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 50. Windy, with an east northeast wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Windy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers, mainly before 3pm.  High near 52. Very windy, with a north wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Very Windy

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Steady temperature around 51. Breezy, with an east northeast wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 50. Windy, with an east northeast wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Monday
Showers, mainly before 3pm. High near 52. Very windy, with a north wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Thursday
Rain, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Thursday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 53.
Friday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL
 41.94°N 87.64°W
5:15 pm CDT Oct 24, 2021
5pm CDT Oct 24, 2021-6pm CDT Oct 31, 2021
 
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