• Cloudy 72°
    Outdoor Barbecue Current Weather
    • Relative Humidity
      78%
    • RealFeel
      72°
    • Wind
      Speed
      17 mph
  • Today

    May 26

    Hi 77°

    Heavy thunderstorms

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      62%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      77°
    • Wind
      Gust
      23 mph
    Day Details >
  • Tomorrow

    May 27

    Hi 79°

    Partly sunny, a t-storm; warm

    Good for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      81°
    • Wind
      Gust
      17 mph
    Day Details >
  • Thursday

    May 28

    Hi 82°

    Warm with plenty of sunshine

    Excellent for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      86°
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    Day Details >
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Thunderstorms in the area this morning through this evening

5/26 5/27 Now: 11:57am
AM 11-3
  • 11am Cloudy 73° 42%
  • 12pm Cloudy 71° 47%
  • 1pm Thunderstorms 72° 51%
  • 2pm Cloudy 77° 43%
  • 3pm Thunderstorms 75° 51%
PM 10-3
  • 10pm Mostly clear 68° 37%
  • 11pm Mostly clear 67° 47%
  • 12am Partly cloudy w/ t-storms 65° 51%
  • 1am Partly cloudy 66° 47%
  • 2am Mostly clear 64° 20%
  • 3am Mostly clear 63° 20%
AM 4-9
  • 4am Mostly clear 62° 20%
  • 5am Mostly clear 61° 20%
  • 6am Mostly sunny 63° 20%
  • 7am Mostly sunny 64° 25%
  • 8am Mostly sunny 67° 43%
  • 9am Mostly sunny 69° 47%
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May 26, 2015; 10:53 AM ET

Following the chance for early-week storms, temperatures in the Chicago area will be on a roller coaster leading into the weekend. more >

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