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Hot weather continues for the Pacific Northwest and Great Basin; monsoonal moisture establishing over the Southwest

Across the western U.S., excessive heat will continue with widespread 100-plus degree temperatures for the lower elevations of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Nevada, and California through midweek. Across the Desert Southwest, normal hot temperatures will be present through the week. Increasing moisture from the monsoon will make it feel more humid as well as aid in thunderstorm development.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

70°F

21°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.80 in (1008.4 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Jun 9:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago ILSimilar City Names

  • Overnight

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North northeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago ILSimilar City Names
 41.84°N 87.68°W
10:17 pm CDT Jun 29, 2015
11pm CDT Jun 29, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 6, 2015
 
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