By Mary Kay Kleist

CHICAGO (CBS) — Clouds with chances of scattered showers continue to dominate the forecast as the area awaits a big warming trend later this week.

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For Monday night, the chances of rain will remain south of Interstate 80.

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On Tuesday, scattered showers are likely during the day with a high near 70. Wednesday’s warm front will pull some heat our way, with a high near 80. A chance of showers remains.

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Looks for summer-like mid 80s, starting Thursday and through the weekend.

Mary Kay Kleist