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Risk of severe thunderstorms from Florida to the Great Lake States

Storms may contain strong, damaging winds and hail. Locally heavy rain is also possible in southern California and the Desert Southwest. Very hot conditions continue in the lower Mississippi Valley and the Deep South.
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Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

85°F

29°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed NW 17 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1013.5 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 29 Jul 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chicago IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 69. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 88. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 69. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 88. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Chicago IL
 41.84°N 87.68°W
6:17 pm CDT Jul 29, 2015
7pm CDT Jul 29, 2015-6pm CDT Aug 5, 2015
 
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