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Thunderstorms, 60 mph winds, ping pong ball-sized hail and possible tornadoes to precede heat indices of 100 degrees in Chicago, forecasters say

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“Since we’re in a drought, the ground is solid and dry. It would be nice if we could get some light showers first, to moisten up some of the soil, but it doesn’t look like that’s going to be the case. We’ve got our fingers crossed, but it looks like it’s going to come down fairly hard and therefore the water’s going to run off fairly quickly because of the dry, hard ground,” Leatherwood said.

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