A Big Miss for Chicago’s Forecasters

After a rainy Labor Day Weekend, the forecast for Tuesday was mostly cloudy with showers. It’s been sunny all day with temperatures in the low to mid-70’s today. But all agencies are still forecasting showers and clouds.

National Weather Service Chicago
Today…Patchy fog early in the morning. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Light and variable winds. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

CBS2chicago.com
Today – Patchy fog early in the morning. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Light and variable winds. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.

nbcweatherplus.com
Graphic showed mostly cloudy and rain and a high of 73 … couldn’t find a text forecast on their website– the layout is a little disorganized.

WLS-TV (ABC7Chicago.com)
A rainy first day of school …
Times of clouds and sun with a couple of showers and a thunderstorm this afternoon.

WGN9 CHIGAGO
Tom Skilling’s text forecast was best found on the Chicago Tribune’s site (http://weather.chicagotribune.com).
Today…Patchy fog early in the morning. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Light and variable winds. Chance of precipitation 60 percent