Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Southern Plains

A slow moving storm system is expected to produce a multi-day heavy rainfall and flash flooding event across much of the Central to Southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley regions. Severe weather may produce large hail and high winds, but also a threat of tornadoes, across Texas and spreading on Wednesday into the Lower Mississippi, Tennessee and Ohio Valleys. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

55°F

13°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed NE 13 mph
Barometer 30.26 in (1024.7 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 23 May 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ENE Oak Park IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 59. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am.  High near 74. East wind around 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. North northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7am. High near 74. East wind around 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ENE Oak Park IL
 41.9°N 87.7°W
9:15 pm CDT May 23, 2022
9pm CDT May 23, 2022-6pm CDT May 30, 2022
 
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