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Severe weather risk and flash flood potential continue on Sunday

Strong to severe thunderstorms are expected across much of the central and southern Plains towards the Miss. River Valley on Sunday. The Storm Prediction Center indicates a Slight Risk for these areas. Isolated tornadoes, hail and damaging winds are all possible. Flash flooding is also forecast from central Iowa into southern Texas where the heaviest rainfall is expected.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago-O'Hare International Airport (KORD)

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Overcast

72°F

22°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.6 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 11:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Evanston IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Memorial Day
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
Evanston IL
 42.03°N 87.69°W
12:17 pm CDT May 24, 2015
1pm CDT May 24, 2015-6pm CDT May 30, 2015
 
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