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Severe weather risk and flash flood potential continue on Sunday

Strong to severe thunderstorms are expected across much of the central and southern Plains on Sunday. The Storm Prediction Center has an area of Slight Risk highlighted in Texas for the area with the greatest risk of severe weather; tornadoes, hail and damaging winds are all possible. Flash flooding is also forecast from central Iowa into southern Texas where the heaviest rainfall is expected.
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Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Partly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1022.0 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 9:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Memorial Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Chicago IL
 41.88°N 87.68°W
10:16 pm CDT May 23, 2015
8pm CDT May 23, 2015-6pm CDT May 30, 2015
 
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