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Severe thunderstorms possible from the central Plains to the upper Midwest

Severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, heavy rainfall, and a few isolated tornadoes will be possible this afternoon into tonight from the central Plains to the upper Midwest. The threat is expected to shift east into the Great Lakes region by Friday. In addition, heavy rainfall could cause localized flooding concerns. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast and Breezy

25°C

77°F

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed S 33 G 46 km/h
Barometer 1010.1 mb (29.85 in)
Dewpoint 16°C (61°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (79°F)
Last update 28 Jun 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Breezy, with a south wind around 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 27 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 30 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 22 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Southwest wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 21. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 21 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 27. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 27 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 19 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 27.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 27.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Breezy, with a south wind around 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 30 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Southwest wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 21. West southwest wind 15 to 20 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 27. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Independence Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
3:17 pm CDT Jun 28, 2017
3pm CDT Jun 28, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 4, 2017
 
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