By Laura Bannon

CHICAGO(CBS)– Comfortable temperatures are ahead.

Thursday’s temperatures will be in the upper 70s with partly cloudy skies.

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A Beach Hazards Statement is still in effect until 10 a.m. with waves up to 6 feet. Improving beach conditions for swimmers are expected later in the day.

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Shower chances increase Friday into Saturday with comfortable temperatures into the holiday weekend.

Laura Bannon