By Mary Kay Kleist

CHICAGO (CBS) — Thursday will be the coldest day of the week, after the low drops to 24 on Wednesday night.

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The cold, northwest wind flow will create scattered lake effect snow showers for Northwest Indiana for the morning rush.

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Otherwise, it will be a cold start with temperatures in the mid-20s.

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The first-pitch forecast for the Cubs will have a temp in the mid-30s, but factor in the north wind and it will feel like the mid-20s.

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The high for Friday climbs back to 51, and a warming trend sets up for the weekend.

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The Climate Prediction Center favors above average temperatures into next week with highs in the 70s.

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Mary Kay Kleist