Severe Thunderstorms Likely Across the Ozarks and Lower Ohio Valley

Severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging wind gusts, large hail, and a few tornadoes, are likely to develop this afternoon from parts of the lower Ohio Valley into the southern Plains. An Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) outlook has been issued. Further north, widespread rain showers are expected across portions of the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

48°F

9°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.5 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 18 Apr 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 56. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly before 10pm.  Low around 42. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 58. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 57.

    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 41.

    Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 56. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Showers, mainly before 10pm. Low around 42. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 58. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 41.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL
 41.94°N 87.67°W
4:26 am CDT Apr 18, 2024
6am CDT Apr 18, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 24, 2024
 
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