June 30, 2015; 5:34 PM ET
The Chicago area will experience a drop in temperatures into late week before a mostly sunny Independence Day unfolds. more >
Mostly cloudy and humid with a strong thunderstorm
Strong thunderstorms in the evening; mostly cloudy and humid with a strong t-storm in spots late
Rises at 5:23 AM with 15:09 of sunlight, then sets at 8:32 PM
Rises at 11:33 PM with 12:19 of moolight, then sets at 11:52 AM
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