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Severe thunderstorms likely across parts of central Plains and lower Miss. Valley

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Friday afternoon and evening from the central Plains to the Gulf Coast, with an Enhanced Risk across central and eastern Kan., as well as from central Texas across southeastern Okla. and into southern Ark. and northern La. Supercell thunderstorms capable of large hail, damaging winds, and a couple tornadoes are possible.
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Overcast

51°F

11°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed NE 12 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill 47°F (8°C)
Last update on 24 Apr 6:53 pm 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

5 Miles NNE Chicago IL

7 Day Forecast

  • Tonight

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

    Rain

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Breezy

    Breezy

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Breezy

    Breezy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely, mainly between 9pm and 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain. High near 44. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before 10pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 67.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 5 Miles NNE Chicago IL
 41.9°N 87.64°W
Last Update: 7:16 pm CDT Apr 24, 2015
Forecast Valid: 8pm CDT Apr 24, 2015-6pm CDT May 1, 2015
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