Stabilizing air mass ends severe weather threat for the Chicago Metro area overnight

Throughout the day the Chicago Metro area was under a slight risk of severe thunderstorms. This afternoon and evening strong to severe thunderstorms have been occurring in portions of  Iowa, Missouri and central Illinois. However as nighttime cooling progresses the atmosphere over the area has stabilized ending the severe weather threat. While showers and thunderstorms will occur  across the Chicago Metro area overnight, the activity is no longer expected to be severe.

 

Severe thunderstorm outlook through 7am Sunday

Severe thunderstorm outlook through 7am Sunday

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