Very Warm & Dry Across the West; Turning Quite Cool Over Much of the Eastern U.S.

Unusually warm temperatures and continued dry conditions will again result in critical fire weather conditions over portions of California and the Plains. Over the eastern states, much cooler air will return in the wake of a strong cold front. Meanwhile, areas of heavy rainfall are expected to persist over South Florida through at least Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

50°F

10°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1012.0 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 1 Oct 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ENE Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  High near 58. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers, mainly before 7pm.  Low around 45. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. North northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

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

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. High near 58. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers, mainly before 7pm. Low around 45. North northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. North northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ENE Chicago IL
 41.86°N 87.65°W
2:16 am CDT Oct 1, 2020
2am CDT Oct 1, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 7, 2020
 
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