Chicago, IL (60625)

3:35 PM CDT on July 24, 2016 (GMT -0500)
North Park University | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Advisory, Heat Advisory Active Notice: Local Storm Report

Elev 617 ft 41.97 °N, 87.71 °W | Updated 5 minutes ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
94.6 °F
Feels Like 115 °F
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10.0
Wind Variable Wind from South
Gusts 18.0 mph

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--% Chance of Precip.
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Pressure 29.83 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 3600 ft
Mostly Cloudy 12000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Heat Index 115 °F
Dew Point 80 °F
Humidity 63%
Rainfall 0.11 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:37 AM 8:17 PM
Waning Gibbous, 73% visible
METAR KORD 241951Z 21015G20KT 10SM BKN036 BKN120 BKN250 33/25 A2984 RMK AO2 SLP100 CB DSNT N TCU DSNT NW T03330250
Pressure 29.83 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 3600 ft
Mostly Cloudy 12000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Heat Index 115 °F
Dew Point 80 °F
Humidity 63%
Rainfall 0.11 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:37 AM 8:17 PM
Waning Gibbous, 73% visible
METAR KORD 241951Z 21015G20KT 10SM BKN036 BKN120 BKN250 33/25 A2984 RMK AO2 SLP100 CB DSNT N TCU DSNT NW T03330250

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Flood Advisory
Issued: 1:47 PM CDT Jul. 24, 2016 – National Weather Service

The Flood Advisory continues for
the North Branch Chicago river at Chicago Albany Ave
* until late tonight.
* At 100 PM Sunday the stage was 5.6 feet.
* Action stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall if rain amounts remain light.


Lat... Lon 4203 8775 4196 8781 4194 8774 4189 8771
      4194 8765 4198 8767


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Heat Advisory
Issued: 4:33 PM EDT Jul. 24, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect until 7 PM CDT /8 PM EDT/ this
evening...

* temperature... low 90s.

* Maximum heat index values... 103 to 113 degrees.

* Impacts... temperatures and moisture this high could lead to
heat related illnesses with prolonged exposure. The elderly...
small children and pets are especially susceptible. Plan
ahead. Have a cool place to shelter from the heat. Avoid
outdoor activity during the afternoon.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are
possible. Drink plenty of fluids... stay in an air-conditioned
room... stay out of the sun... and check up on relatives and
neighbors.

Take extra precautions... if you work or spend time outside. When
possible... reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or
evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat
stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when
possible and drink plenty of water.

To reduce risk during outdoor work... the occupational safety and
health administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks
in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by
heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke
is an emergency... call 9 1 1.

In Cook County... call 3 1 1 for assistance including heat shelter
information.



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