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Severe Weather Threat Will Continue Through the Weekend

The risk for severe thunderstorms continues through the weekend. The main threat will shift from parts of eastern Texas into the Ozark Plateau and spread into the lower Mississippi Valley by Saturday afternoon and evening. Severe storms are possible in the Tennessee Valley and southern Plains Sunday. Storms may contain damaging winds, hail and an isolated tornado. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

6°C

42°F

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NE 19 km/h
Barometer 1017.8 mb (30.04 in)
Dewpoint 5°C (41°F)
Visibility 6 km
Wind Chill2°C (35°F)
Last update 25 Mar 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 9. East northeast wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 9 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am.  Patchy fog after 1am. Low around 9. East southeast wind around 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 9 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 16. East southeast wind around 15 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 16 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 8. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 8 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 13. West southwest wind around 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 13 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 4 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 7.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 8.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 8 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 9. East northeast wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1am and 4am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Patchy fog after 1am. Low around 9. East southeast wind around 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 16. East southeast wind around 15 km/h becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 8. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 13. West southwest wind around 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 4.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 7.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 8.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 9.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Friday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
8:18 am CDT Mar 25, 2017
8am CDT Mar 25, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 31, 2017
 
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