Massive Heat Wave; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

A massive heat wave is consuming much of the Midwest into the Southern tier of the U.S. with hazy, hot and humid conditions. These dangerous conditions will likely persist through Thursday as widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect. North and east of the heat and area of high pressure, thunderstorms with damaging and severe winds, large hail and heavy rain are likely. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago-O'Hare International Airport (KORD)

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Overcast

70°F

21°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.0 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Jul 6:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago O'Hare International Airport IL

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, mainly before 10am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 62.

    Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, mainly before 10am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago O'Hare International Airport IL
 41.98°N 87.9°W
6:15 am CDT Jul 6, 2022
7am CDT Jul 6, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 12, 2022
 
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