Active Weather Pattern To Persist Over The Eastern U.S Through Midweek

A slow moving low pressure system will bring rounds of showers and thunderstorms from the Middle Atlantic to the Southeast U.S over the next couple of days. Some of the storms could be severe especially over the Southeast. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Mostly Cloudy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed W 15 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.6 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 May 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a north wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 50 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a north wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. East northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
5:16 pm CDT May 3, 2016
5pm CDT May 3, 2016-6pm CDT May 10, 2016
 
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