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 Fog/Mist

51°F

11°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed E 18 G 33 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1010.2 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 24 Oct 3:53 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.  Steady temperature around 51. Breezy, with an east northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain before 8pm, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 50. Windy, with an east northeast wind 25 to 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 and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then showers likely.  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 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Clear

    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 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain. Steady temperature around 51. Breezy, with an east northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain before 8pm, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 50. Windy, with an east northeast wind 25 to 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 and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then showers likely. 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 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Thursday
Rain, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Thursday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 53.
Friday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Friday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers. 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
3:15 pm CDT Oct 24, 2021
4pm CDT Oct 24, 2021-6pm CDT Oct 31, 2021
 
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