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Severe weather possible on Saturday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects severe weather to be possible on Saturday. The three main areas of concern are in portions of the Plains, Gulf Coast, and Western U.S. The area of greatest concern is in the Central Plains where a slight risk of severe weather is expected. In this area, damaging winds, large hail and even an isolated tornado can not be ruled out.
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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

69°F

21°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 Jul 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago ILSimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Haze

    Haze

    Low: 62 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Haze

    Haze

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Widespread haze. Mostly clear, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Independence Day
Widespread haze before 8am. Sunny, with a high near 80. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago ILSimilar City Names
 41.84°N 87.68°W
8:16 pm CDT Jul 3, 2015
10pm CDT Jul 3, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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