CHICAGO (CBS)– As tropical moisture surges ahead of the approaching cold front, and we can expect hazardous weather conditions through 10 p.m.
A severe thunderstorm warning was issued for Cook County, but was dropped at 3:30 p.m.
As of 2:45 p.m., radar showed a line of heavy storms moving into the Chicago suburbs. High winds and heavy rain is likely.
RealTime Weather update: 10am on June 9. Severe potential and lotsa rain. Stay in touch @cbschicago pic.twitter.com/oYHURe1kfP
— Ed Curran (@EdCurran) June 9, 2020
The biggest threats from the storm will be flooding, high winds and a 5 percent chance of a tornado.
A Wind Advisory will be in place for most counties from noon to 10 p.m. with wind gusts up to 45 miles per hour. High winds mean waves will be building on the lake for Cook and Lake counties in Illinois through the afternoon.
Breezy conditions will continue into Wednesday with scattered showers possible throughout the day. The high temperature will be 80 degrees.
Sunshine returns as temperatures and humidity drop through the end of the week and into the weekend. High temperatures will be in the 70s.