Heavy Rain and Possible Flash Flooding in the Northeast and Northern Mid-Atlantic

A strong cold front will push through the Eastern U.S. today with strong thunderstorms, heavy rain and possible flooding. The main zone for these hazards will be from portions of the Mid-Atlantic into parts of the Northeast, as a tremendous amount of moisture interacts with the cold front. This includes a portion of the I-95 corridor from Baltimore to Philadelphia and New York City. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

56°F

13°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed NW 16 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.7 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Sep 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 54. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the evening.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Breezy, with a north northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 54. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 54. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 71. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
9:23 am CDT Sep 23, 2021
10am CDT Sep 23, 2021-6pm CDT Sep 29, 2021
 
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