Active Western Storms; Quiet in the East

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Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

65°F

18°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Oct 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE 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 71. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. West southwest wind around 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °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 57.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °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 71. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. 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 57.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
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 63.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.65°W
6:15 pm CDT Oct 19, 2021
7pm CDT Oct 19, 2021-6pm CDT Oct 26, 2021
 
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