Chicago area weather radar [LIVE RADAR] shows very thin bands of precipitation with signs of diminishing as precipitation is about to enter Arlington Heights. Precipitation is likely to be less than half-inch expected. Infrared satellite images show that the trailing edge of clouds associated with the approaching cold front is already at the Mississippi River.
TODAY Sunrise: 6:47 AM Sunset: 6:36 PM
Periods of rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a slight chance of rain between 2am and 3am. Low around 53. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunny, with a high near 70. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Clear, with a low around 48. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunny, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunny, with a high near 82.
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