Severe Thunderstorms And Locally Heavy Rainfall Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains and Upper Midwest on Tuesday. In addition, locally heavy rainfall and flooding could pose a concern for low lying, urban, and poor drainage areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 31 May 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 77. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 69.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
7:16 pm CDT May 31, 2016
8pm CDT May 31, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 7, 2016
 
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