Milder Air Heads for Chicago at Midweek

By Jillian MacMath, AccuWeather.com Staff Writer
December 19, 2013; 9:07 PM
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Milder air will move into Chicago by the middle of the week, after several days of frigid conditions.

After a breezy day Wednesday with highs in the 30s, Thursday will near 40 degrees, bringing some relief from the recent bitter cold.

Morning and evening showers will dampen the city. The precipitation could transition to snow later Thursday, as the overnight temperature drops down to 30 degrees.

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Temperatures will return to the mid- to high 30s on Friday and Saturday accompanied by cloudy skies.

Sunday will bring the next chance for some snowflakes.

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