CHICAGO (CBS) — A few isolated thunderstorms are possible Tuesday afternoon through sunset.
Storms that develop can be strong and bring gusty winds and heavy downpours. Tonight’s lows will be in the mid-60s.
The chance of a scattered storm increases after midnight, and especially by Wednesday’s break.
Widespread showers and gales are expected on Wednesday, and several may be strong, with gusty winds and torrential downpours.
The greatest chance of severe weather is for areas south of Interstate 88. Heavy rains can cause street flooding. More than an inch of rain could fall in several places on Wednesday. Highs on Wednesday will be in the low to mid 70’s.
Individual storm chances linger for Thursday, then scattered rain chances return for Friday. There is also a chance for isolated storms this weekend with peaks in the mid-80s.
THIS EVENING: Isolated thunderstorms this evening, then a chance of scattered thunderstorms tonight. Low 66°
WEDNESDAY: Numerous showers and thunderstorms. A few storms can be strong or heavy. Heavy rainfall possible. High 76°
THURSDAY: Partly cloudy with a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. High 83°
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