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Severe weather, flash flooding across parts of central U.S

Severe thunderstorms will continue into Tuesday morning across parts of the central U.S. from northern Oklahoma across the mid-Mississippi Valley and into the Great Lakes. A few strong to severe storms may also occur over parts of the Southeast & mid-Atlantic. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding across parts of the central & southern Plains.
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Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Rain

81°F

27°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.0 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 6 Jul 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ENE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Breezy

    Breezy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Low around 66. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ENE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
9:16 pm CDT Jul 6, 2015
10pm CDT Jul 6, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 13, 2015
 
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