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Hot weather continues for the Pacific Northwest and Great Basin; monsoonal moisture establishing over the Southwest

Across the western U.S., excessive heat will continue with widespread 100-plus degree temperatures for the lower elevations of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Nevada, and California through midweek. Across the Desert Southwest, normal hot temperatures will be present through the week. Increasing moisture from the monsoon will make it feel more humid as well as aid in thunderstorm development.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chicago / West Chicago, Dupage Airport (KDPA)

Lat: 41.9°NLon: 88.25°WElev: 758ft.

Fog/Mist

63°F

17°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1007.7 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 30 Jun 2:52 am CDT

Detailed Forecast

Rest Of Tonight
Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the late evening and overnight. Lows in the lower 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph late in the evening becoming south after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms early in the evening. Lows in the upper 50s. North winds 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Northeast winds around 10 mph.
Thursday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Friday
Partly sunny with chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Friday Night Through Sunday
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs near 80.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.
Monday
Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s.
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