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Severe weather threat continues on Wednesday for the Plains and Northeast

The severe weather threat continues on Wednesday across portions of the central and southern Plains. Large hail and damaging winds will be the primary risks, however tornadoes cannot be ruled out. Severe weather will also be possible across portions of the Northeast where damaging winds are the primary threat.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / Wheeling, Pal-Waukee Airport (KPWK)

Lat: 42.12°NLon: 87.9°WElev: 646ft.

Mostly Cloudy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1010.2 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 1:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Palatine IL

  • Overnight

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Showers

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers between 10am and 11am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Southwest wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Palatine IL
 42.13°N 88.01°W
2:16 am CDT May 27, 2015
3am CDT May 27, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2015
 
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