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Severe storms possible in Plains, Mid-Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday afternoon and evening across portions of the Central Plains and Mid-Mississippi River Valley. Large hail and damaging wind will be the main threats.
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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Partly Cloudy

62°F

17°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.9 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 Aug 4:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South southeast wind around 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL
 41.97°N 87.67°W
5:16 am CDT Aug 5, 2015
5am CDT Aug 5, 2015-6pm CDT Aug 11, 2015
 
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