CHICAGO (CBS) — The low Wednesday night is 54 with partly cloudy conditions.
Cool winds off the lake and rain increasing throughout the day on Thursday.READ MORE: Weekend Guests At Six Flags Great America Say Crowds, Closed Rides, Huge Fight Involving 20 People Ruined Their Experience
Quite the spread of temperatures is in store for daytime highs. North shore areas will struggle in the lower 50s, while far south we could reach well into the 70s.READ MORE: Massive Chemical Plant Fire In Rockton, Illinois, Could Burn For Days
We are watching the storm track to see if thunderstorm chances materialize for the late day and evening hours, mainly south of I-80. It depends on how far north the warm air will reach.
Chilly winds will blow off the lake Friday with a soaking rain. Highs lakeside may only top out in the upper 40s.MORE NEWS: Mayor Lori Lightfoot Names José Torres As Interim Chicago Public Schools CEO
At least we clear the skies Saturday and gradually warm up closer to Memorial Day.