Another Round of Severe Thunderstorms in the South; Another Pacific Storm Expected for California

Scattered severe thunderstorms will likely occur today from central Louisiana eastward across the central Gulf Coast states and into the Carolinas. Very large hail and several tornadoes are possible, including a couple of strong tornadoes. Another Pacific storm will bring additional rounds of heavy rain and mountain snow to California late Monday into Wednesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

45°F

7°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed E 17 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1013.5 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 26 Mar 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 41. East northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then a slight chance of rain between 9pm and midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 34. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 41. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 41 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 45. North northwest wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 41. East northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Rain and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then a slight chance of rain between 9pm and midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 34. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 41. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45. North northwest wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Thursday
A chance of rain after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Thursday Night
Rain, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy.
Friday
Rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Breezy.
Friday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
3:15 pm CDT Mar 26, 2023
4pm CDT Mar 26, 2023-6pm CDT Apr 2, 2023
 
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