Heavy Rainfall And Significant Flooding Possible Over Portions Of The Southern Plains

A series of slow moving storm systems will continue to bring the threat for very heavy rainfall on top of saturated ground over much of central and southern Texas this week. The potential exists for significant flash and river flooding through the end of the week and possibly into the upcoming weekend.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

66°F

19°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Jun 12:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 82. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 61. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 77. West northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 64. South southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 82. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 61. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77. West northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
1:17 am CDT Jun 1, 2016
1am CDT Jun 1, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 7, 2016
 
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