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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Saturday

Severe weather is possible across portions of the Great Plains, Deep South and coastal Carolinas Saturday. Primary threats are large hail and damaging winds, although a small tornado risk is also possible mainly in the Plains. Also across the South, heavy rainfall could lead to localized flash flooding.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

83°F

28°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 4 Jul 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles N Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Breezy

    Breezy

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 79. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 87. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles N Chicago IL
 41.92°N 87.67°W
3:16 pm CDT Jul 4, 2015
5pm CDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 11, 2015
 
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