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Moderate Risk Severe Thunderstorms in the Tennessee Valley on Thursday

Severe weather is expected to shift slightly east into the Tennessee and lower Ohio Valleys Thursday. The greatest risk of severe thunderstorms is forecast for northern Alabama, western Tennessee, and the far southwestern portions of Kentucky. Very large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes can be expected. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago-O'Hare International Airport (KORD)

Lat: 41.98°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 666ft.

Heavy Rain Fog/Mist

42°F

6°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed E 20 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.5 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 30 Mar 2:51 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Evanston IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5am.  Low around 39. Breezy, with an east wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 11am.  Steady temperature around 40. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then rain after 8pm.  Low around 38. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely, mainly before 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely
    and Breezy

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.

    Chance Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5am. Low around 39. Breezy, with an east wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 11am. Steady temperature around 40. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then rain after 8pm. Low around 38. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain likely, mainly before 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Sunday
A chance of rain after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Monday
A chance of rain, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Monday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
Evanston IL
 42.03°N 87.69°W
2:18 am CDT Mar 30, 2017
3am CDT Mar 30, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 5, 2017
 
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