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

54°F

12°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1009.7 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 15 Apr 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ENE Oak Park IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 49. North wind around 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 69. East northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. East northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °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 61. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 58. 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: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

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

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 49. North wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 69. East northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. East northeast wind around 10 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 61. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 58. 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. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ENE Oak Park IL
 41.9°N 87.7°W
2:43 am CDT Apr 15, 2024
3am CDT Apr 15, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 21, 2024
 
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