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Severe weather threat increases this afternoon across parts of the southern Plains

The threat of severe weather is increasing for this afternoon across a large portion of Oklahoma and Texas. The greatest threat is forecast for parts of central and northern Texas where Enhanced and Moderate Risks are in place. Very large hail, damaging winds and tornadoes, some possibly strong, are all possible. Those in this region are encouraged to remain weather-aware.
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A Few Clouds and Breezy

55°F

13°C

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed N 21 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1016.2 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill 50°F (10°C)
Last update on 26 Apr 4:53 pm CDT

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°N Lon: 87.76°W Elev: 617ft.

For More Weather Information:

Chicago, IL Local Forecast Office

2 Miles NNE Chicago IL

7 Day Forecast

  • Tonight

    Clear

    Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 40. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 55. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 2 Miles NNE Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
Last Update: 4:16 pm CDT Apr 26, 2015
Forecast Valid: 6pm CDT Apr 26, 2015-6pm CDT May 3, 2015
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