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Severe weather, flash flooding across parts of central U.S

Severe thunderstorms will continue into Tuesday morning across parts of the central U.S. from northern Oklahoma across the mid-Mississippi Valley and into the Great Lakes. A few strong to severe storms may also occur over parts of the Southeast & mid-Atlantic. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding across parts of the central & southern Plains.
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Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

62°F

17°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed N 17 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1011.7 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Last update 7 Jul 5:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Today

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then a slight chance of showers between 11am and noon. High near 68. Breezy, with a north wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Monday
A 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
5:16 am CDT Jul 7, 2015
7am CDT Jul 7, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 13, 2015
 
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