Storms in the Central U.S.; Active Weather Pattern to Approach the West

A few strong to severe storms with gusty winds and hail will be possible across parts of the Midwest on Wednesday. An approaching storm may produce showers with areas of gusty winds and heavy mountain snow on the West Coast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.1 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Oct 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 54. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62. West southwest wind around 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 54. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. West southwest wind around 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
8:15 pm CDT Oct 19, 2021
8pm CDT Oct 19, 2021-6pm CDT Oct 26, 2021
 
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