Additional Rain and Ongoing Flooding in Texas; Snow in the Southern Rockies

The heavy rain in central Texas will shift slightly providing some relief to flood ravaged areas. Flooding and flash flooding will still be possible across portions of Texas. An upper level low will move east from southern California, which will allow California offshore winds to ease reducing fire weather threats. As this system moves east, snow will increase across the Southern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

51°F

11°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed SW 14 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.2 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 16 Oct 9:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 39. West wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 48. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Areas of frost after 4am.  Otherwise, clear, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear then
    Areas Frost

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Areas of frost before 10am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 53. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 41. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. West wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 48. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Areas of frost after 4am. Otherwise, clear, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Areas of frost before 10am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 53. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 41. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
9:16 pm CDT Oct 16, 2018
10pm CDT Oct 16, 2018-6pm CDT Oct 23, 2018
 
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