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Storm system to bring potential for heavy rainfall, flooding, and severe thunderstorms

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and severe thunderstorms Sunday into Monday. The main threat areas include the Mid South, Southeast U.S, and the southern Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

9°C

49°F

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1021.4 mb (30.16 in)
Dewpoint 2°C (35°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 23 Apr 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 17. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 7. East southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming north northeast in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 7 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 17. East southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. East southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. South southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 14 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 19 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 7 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 12.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 12 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 17. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 7. East southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming north northeast in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 17. East southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. East southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. South southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 12.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 18.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
8:20 am CDT Apr 23, 2017
8am CDT Apr 23, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 29, 2017
 
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