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Heavy Rain, Local Flooding from Gulf Coast to Southern Mid-Atlantic

A slow moving front will provide the focus for locally heavy rain from the Gulf Coast and Southeast states to the southern Mid-Atlantic on Tuesday. Localized flash flooding will be possible with the heavier thunderstorms. Also, some of these thunderstorms could produce damaging wind gusts in parts of the Southeast on Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

16°C

60°F

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed SW 15 km/h
Barometer 1009.4 mb (29.82 in)
Dewpoint 12°C (54°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 23 May 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 17. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 17 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of showers after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 11. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 11 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 13. North northeast wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 13 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 11. North wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 11 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15. North wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 15 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 22.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 22 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 14 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 19.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 19 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 17. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of showers after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 11. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 13. North northeast wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 11. North wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15. North wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
7:17 am CDT May 23, 2017
7am CDT May 23, 2017-6pm CDT May 29, 2017
 
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