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Severe weather risk and flash flood potential continue on Sunday

Strong to severe thunderstorms are expected across much of the central and southern Plains on Sunday. The Storm Prediction Center has an area of Slight Risk highlighted in Texas for the area with the greatest risk of severe weather; tornadoes, hail and damaging winds are all possible. Flash flooding is also forecast from central Iowa into southern Texas where the heaviest rainfall is expected.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1021.6 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSE Lincolnwood IL

  • Today

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. South wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Memorial Day
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSE Lincolnwood IL
 41.94°N 87.67°W
4:16 am CDT May 24, 2015
5am CDT May 24, 2015-6pm CDT May 30, 2015
 
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