Severe Thunderstorms Expected for Portions of the Northeast; Mountain Snow and Heavy Rain Persist in the West

Severe thunderstorms will continue to develop across the Upper Ohio Valley region into portions of the interior Northeast through this evening. Damaging winds are the main threat however, large hail and a couple of tornadoes are also possible. A Pacific storm in the West continues to persist producing mountain snow and moderate to locally heavy coastal/valley rain. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

52°F

11°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed N 12 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 15 Apr 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 61. East northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  High near 57. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 57 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 56. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Breezy.
    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 61. East northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. High near 57. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 56. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL
 41.94°N 87.64°W
3:57 am CDT Apr 15, 2024
4am CDT Apr 15, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 21, 2024
 
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