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Severe weather expected in portions of the Central U.S on Sunday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects severe weather to be possible in the Central U.S on Sunday. The area of greatest concern is in the northern Plains which has been identified as an Enhanced Risk area. In this area, large hail and damaging winds will be the primary threats, but an isolated tornado can not be ruled out.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Smoke

73°F

23°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.03 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 4 Jul 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Overnight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Breezy

    Breezy

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Calm wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 89. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
11:16 pm CDT Jul 4, 2015
12am CDT Jul 5, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 11, 2015
 
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