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A Few Severe Thunderstorms Possible

A few severe thunderstorms are expected into Wednesday morning across portions of the Texas South Plains, northwest Texas, and southwest Oklahoma. Storms could contain heavy rain, hail, damaging winds and possibly a tornado.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Fog

48°F

9°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 30.23 in (1024.1 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 5 May 7:52 pm CDT

Extended Forecast

  • Tonight

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before 10pm. Areas of fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. East northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 77. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Crystal Lake IL
 42.23°N 88.33°W
7:17 pm CDT May 5, 2015
9pm CDT May 5, 2015-6pm CDT May 12, 2015
 
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