Severe Thunderstorms And Locally Heavy Rainfall Possible Over Portions Of The Plains, Midwest, And Southeast

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast through Thursday over portions of the Plains, Midwest,and southeast U.S. A few of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-Mountain West.
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Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

78°F

26°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed SW 15 G 20 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1012.2 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 30 Jun 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 69. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 76. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 69. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Independence Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
5:18 pm CDT Jun 30, 2016
6pm CDT Jun 30, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 7, 2016
 
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