Severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain possible from portions of the central plains to the Upper Midwest

Severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain possible from portions of the central plains to the Upper Midwest this afternoon and evening. Strong, damaging winds and large hail are possible. An isolated tornado or two may occur. Strong thunderstorms are also possible from coastal South Carolina to south Georgia.
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Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

86°F

30°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 25 Jun 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 88. South wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 97. South southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 88. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 88. South wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 97. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 88. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
11:18 am CDT Jun 25, 2016
12pm CDT Jun 25, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 1, 2016
 
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