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More severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Widespread strong to severe storms will be possible again on Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across much of Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast for parts of Texas, increasing the flash and river flooding concerns with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

75°F

24°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed S 14 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1010.5 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles N Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 62. Breezy, with a south wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Memorial Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Very windy, with a west southwest wind 25 to 35 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 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles N Chicago IL
 41.92°N 87.67°W
2:16 am CDT May 25, 2015
3am CDT May 25, 2015-6pm CDT May 31, 2015
 
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