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A Slight Risk of Severe Thunderstorms into Tonight

Severe thunderstorms may develop and move southeastward this evening and tonight across parts of the north-central Plains and Upper Midwest, offering damaging wind, severe hail and the risk of a few tornadoes. A few thunderstorms may drop hail and damaging gusts near severe levels in New England.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Partly Cloudy

88°F

31°C

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed NW 15 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1012.3 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 1 Aug 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west northwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Breezy, with a southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming west northwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.62°W
2:16 pm CDT Aug 1, 2015
3pm CDT Aug 1, 2015-6pm CDT Aug 7, 2015
 
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