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Severe weather possible in the Southern Plains and Southeast on Sunday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center expects severe weather to be possible on Sunday from the Southern Plains to the Southeast. The area of greatest concern is in eastern Texas, Arkansas and portions of Louisiana. In these areas, large hail, damaging winds and even an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

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Mostly Cloudy

56°F

13°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.3 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update on 19 Apr 3:53 am 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 ESE Chicago IL

7 Day Forecast

  • Today

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. High near 60. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers, mainly before 2am. Low around 49. North northeast wind around 10 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers, mainly before 1pm. High near 58. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 2 Miles ESE Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
Last Update: 4:16 am CDT Apr 19, 2015
Forecast Valid: 5am CDT Apr 19, 2015-6pm CDT Apr 25, 2015
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