After days of clouds, extreme humidity and heavy rain, Chicago’s forecast for Tuesday calls for pleasant temperatures, a lower dew point and sunny skies.
According to NBC 5 meteorologist Alicia Roman, Tuesday is expected to see a high temperature of 76 degrees. According to Storm Team 5, this is slightly below average for this time of year.
Along with cooler temperatures, humidity levels will be significantly lower, falling into the “comfortable” or “mild” category – three rungs below Monday’s “extreme” category.
While Tuesday’s weather is expected to be clear and comfortable, the National Weather Service has issued a high swimming hazard to Lake Michigan beaches in north-central Illinois and parts of northwestern Indiana. .
High winds and waves could lead to dangerous swimming conditions at Lake Michigan beaches, including Winthrop Harbor, Wilmette Harbor, Northerly Island and Calumet Harbor in Illinois, as well as Gary, Michigan City and Burns Harbor in Indiana .
According to Storm Team 5, the weather throughout the week will remain calmer, with seasonal high temperatures in the 80s on Wednesday, and the next chance of rain forecast for this weekend.