Digital News Report – Expect severe thunderstorms in the Chicago area tonight. There is a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.
The National Weather Service (NWS) says there is low pressure just northeast of Minneapolis with a cold front extending southward to Des Moines Iowa.
Chicago residents can expect mostly cloudy skies tonight with a low of 54 degrees. There is a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 9pm and 4am.There will be southwest winds of 15 to 20 mph and gusts up to 40 mph.
There will only be a 30% chance of showers during the day Monday. Winds will subside slightly with a high of 59.
On Monday night the low will hit 40 degrees. There will be another chance of showers on Thursday.
It will be sunny Tuesday as things clear up.
By Mark Williams