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Heavy Rain and Flooding in the Southern Plains to the Great Lakes

Several days of heavy rainfall will lead to flash flooding and river flooding from the Southern Plains to the Southern Great Lakes. A band of freezing rain is forecast across portions of the Southern Plains into the Middle Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

-1°C

31°F

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed NE 20 km/h
Barometer 1036.9 mb (30.59 in)
Dewpoint -7°C (20°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-6°C (21°F)
Last update 21 Feb 3:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Northeast wind around 15 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3. East northeast wind 15 to 25 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 3 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 2. East wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    Low: 2 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of rain before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.

    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of rain before 2am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 2am and 3am, then a slight chance of snow after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. West wind around 10 km/h becoming east northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 1 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow before 9am, then rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 8 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 2 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 7.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -1.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -1 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Northeast wind around 15 km/h.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 3. East northeast wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Thursday Night
Rain likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 2. East wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 7. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain before 2am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 2am and 3am, then a slight chance of snow after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. West wind around 10 km/h becoming east northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow before 9am, then rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Rain likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 7.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -1.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 8.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 1.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 9.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 8.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
4:19 pm CST Feb 21, 2018
4pm CST Feb 21, 2018-6pm CST Feb 28, 2018
 
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