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Strong thunderstorms are possible from southwestern Texas to northern Maine on Saturday

Strong to severe thunderstorms are possible Saturday from southwestern Texas to northern Maine. Primary threats will be damaging wind gusts with marginally severe hail also possible. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall could produce flash flooding from the lower Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley.
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Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1012.8 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 May 12:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Showers

    High: 68 °FFalling Temperatures

  • Saturday
    Night

    Rain Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain
    Likely

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Breezy

    Breezy

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 71. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Temperature falling to around 49 by 5pm. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north 15 to 25 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Breezy, with a north northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
A slight 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 84.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
12:16 am CDT May 30, 2015
2am CDT May 30, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 5, 2015
 
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