May 28, 2016; 9:41 AM ET
The unofficial start of summer will feel like the upcoming season on Monday in the Chicago area. more >
Around 100 riders were stranded on the new Ferris wheel at Navy Pier Friday evening, just hours after the attraction opened to the public.
Thunderstorms and soaking rain will threaten Memorial Day ceremonies, cookouts and vacations for millions on Monday.
Short-Range Weather forecast overview for the North Central United States
Millions of people in the central United States dealing with relentless severe thunderstorms and downpours will have to continue to weather the volatile pattern a while longer.
Severe weather, including the risk of flash flooding and a few tornadoes, will continue into Memorial Day weekend.