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More flooding possible across the Great Plains

Ample moisture remains in place and will result in heavy rainfall over parts of the central and southern Plains for the next few days. River and flash flooding will continue to be concerns as these areas will see the potential for 3 to 7 inches of additional rainfall accumulations going into the weekend.
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Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

58°F

14°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 55. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. East northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. South wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.65°W
2:16 am CDT May 22, 2015
4am CDT May 22, 2015-6pm CDT May 28, 2015
 
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