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Slight risk of severe weather on Monday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center expects a slight risk of severe weather on Monday. The area of greatest concern extends from western Maine to eastern Ohio. The main threats with these storms will be damaging winds and large hail, but an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out.
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Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

87°F

31°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed SW 20 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.65 in (1002.9 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 2 Aug 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Chicago IL

Severe T-storm Watch until Monday 02:00am
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Severe T-storm Watch
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    Severe T-storm Watch until Monday 02:00am

    NOW until
    2:00am Mon

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could be severe.  Low around 70. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 84. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 70. West northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 84. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
9:16 pm CDT Aug 2, 2015
9pm CDT Aug 2, 2015-6pm CDT Aug 9, 2015
 
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