Isolated Severe Thunderstorms and Flooding Potential in the Central U.S.

Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms are possible across parts of the southern and central Plains today through Saturday. Large hail and severe wind gusts are the main threats. Heavy rainfall is forecast from the western Gulf Coast into the Midwest from this weekend into early next week. New and renewed river rises are possible across portions of eastern Texas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78° N Lon: 87.76° W Elev: 617 ft.

A Few Clouds

63°F

17°C

Humidity 18%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 30.31 in (1026.4 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 13 May 7:53 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Central Cook

Rest Of Tonight
Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Southeast winds around 5 mph late in the evening shifting to the southwest after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly cloudy. Highs around 70 inland...but only in the mid 60s near the lake. Southwest winds around 5 mph in the morning becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the lower 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 60s inland...but only in the lower 60s near the lake.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows in the mid 50s.
Monday
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the lower 70s inland...but only in the lower 60s near the lake.
Monday Night Through Wednesday
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 70s inland...but only in the upper 60s near the lake.
Wednesday Night And Thursday
Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 70s inland...but only in the lower 70s near the lake.



Click Map For Forecast
841 PM CDT Thu May 13 2021
 
 

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database