By Mary Kay Kleist

CHICAGO (CBS) — It will be super steamy this afternoon in the Chicago area, with the combination of heat and humidity making it feel like the 90s.

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Even with those muggy conditions, shower chances are almost nonexistent, due to warming aloft, which does not allow for towering clouds to form.

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So there’s only a stray chance of rain until sunset, with temperatures dropping to around 72 overnight.

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Heat builds again on Saturday, as highs flirt with 90° ahead of a cold front. By the afternoon, instability increases, and storms will form along the front during the afternoon and evening.

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Sunday will be less humid as dry air works into our area, with a high around 83°.

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Mary Kay Kleist