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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Sunday for the northern Plains and Upper Midwest

Severe weather will be possible Sunday across much of the northern Plains. The Storm Prediction Center has highlighted Slight and Moderate Risks mainly for large hail and damaging winds, but an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the Upper Midwest, heavy rainfall could lead to isolated flash flooding with 1 to 2 inches of rainfall possible over the next 24 hours.
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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

84°F

29°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1016.8 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 5 Jul 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Breezy

    Breezy

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Showers

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 81. East southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 67. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.83°N 87.65°W
2:16 pm CDT Jul 5, 2015
3pm CDT Jul 5, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 11, 2015
 
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