Heavy Precipitation and Strong Winds in the West; Locally Severe Weather in the East and Central Plains

Several atmospheric river events will bring widespread moderate to heavy precipitation and strong winds to much of the Pacific Northwest and California through early next week. A few storms might produce locally strong to damaging wind gusts over a portion of eastern North Carolina and Central Plains later today. More thunderstorms are forecast in the middle Mississippi Valley region on Sunday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

50°F

10°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.4 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 22 Oct 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 41. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 46. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain before 1am, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 4am, then rain after 4am.  Low around 51. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely
    and Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 41. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 46. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Rain before 1am, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 4am, then rain after 4am. Low around 51. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday
Rain likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL
 41.94°N 87.67°W
10:15 am CDT Oct 22, 2021
11am CDT Oct 22, 2021-6pm CDT Oct 28, 2021
 
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