Thunderstorms will move into the Chicago area later this week, and the threat for storms will remain into the weekend.
On Thursday the Chicago Cubs will host the Colorado Rockies for the 1:20 p.m. matinee of the four game series. There could be weather delays, due to thunderstorms in parts of the area.
The chance for showers and thunderstorms will remain on Friday and Saturday as highs hover around 80 F.
For those attending the Lollapalooza Music Festival from Aug. 1-3 at Grant Park, the storms could be a detriment. Concertgoers who hear thunder should seek shelter immediately.
Conditions look good for the last day of the festival, as highs remain in the low 80s along with partly sunny skies.
A spotty shower or thunderstorm can dampen the area on Saturday as a disturbance moves through.
By Sunday, the disturbance will move away with drier and sunnier weather moving in.
On the heels of Danielle, another weak tropical system will move onshore from the Gulf of Mexico with drenching downpours and the risk of flash flooding.
The risk of thunderstorms and severe weather will return to the north-central United States this weekend, including some areas that were hit by violent storms on Wednesday.
At least 20 people have died in West Virginia as a result of extreme flooding that inundated portions of the state on Thursday.
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After dealing with heavy thunderstorms and heat to start the weekend, Germany will welcome more seasonable temperatures and fewer downpours early next week.
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