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.
With the return of wet weather in the Northeast, many people are asking: When will the rain go away?
As a strong El Niño fades, the weather across the country will slowly change. In much of the eastern United States, a hot summer is in store.
A system with rain and thunderstorms will bring both good and bad news to the western United States later this week.
Plenty of warmth and sunshine will be in the forecast this Saturday as the 142nd running of the Kentucky Derby takes place at famed Churchill Downs in Louisville this Saturday.
Some communities on the Florida Peninsula will be hit hard with severe thunderstorms into Wednesday evening.
A massive wildfire burning in Alberta, Canada moved through the city of Fort McMurray, forcing the entire city to be evacuated.
Bradford, PA (1803)
Snowstorm in northwestern PA with 4-6" at Bradford.
Texas Panhandle (1917)
Late season snowstorm; up to 8" at Potter and Armstrong counties.
Austin, TX (1922)
Two tornadoes hit the city 30 minutes apart; 12 people died.