After a spell of abnormally cool weather, warmer and more humid air will settle over Chicagoland on Tuesday.
However, this summerlike air will help fuel thunderstorms late on Tuesday into Tuesday night, and some can be strong with damaging winds and hail.
The Chicago Cubs will host the New York Yankees in a two-game series beginning on Tuesday night at Wrigley Field at 7:05 p.m. CDT. The threat of a severe thunderstorm will remain into the evening, however.
It will be warm on Wednesday with highs in the 80s and less humidity, making for good conditions for the 1:20 p.m. CDT matchup between the Cubs and Yankees.
Things will cool down a bit late in the week as temperatures move down below normal into the upper 60s on Thursday and Friday.
The temperatures should rebound into the Memorial Day weekend with highs in the 70s to near 80 and plenty of sunshine.
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California’s stormy winter continued early this week as another potent storm swept through Northern California with heavy rain and gusty winds.
Less than 48 hours after record-challenging warmth, a storm will threaten parts of the Plains and Upper Midwest with blizzard conditions prior to the end of the week.
Blustery showers and strong wind gusts will lead to difficult travel at times this week as Storm Doris passes through.
With bathing suit season on the horizon, many are desperate to lose the excess weight they’ve put on during the dark, dreary days of winter.
Beneficial rain will help ease the brush fire danger across Florida at midweek and bring an end to a prolonged stretch of dry weather.
In line with Punxsutawney Phil’s 2017 prognostication, forecasters are predicting winter weather will linger into spring across much of the United States.
A storm will continue to unleash heavy rain, gusty winds and mountain snow across Northern California into Tuesday.
The risk for severe thunderstorms will ramp up across the Ohio Valley states and lower Great Lakes region to end the week.