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Weather forecast: Strong storms likely through Tuesday

Published: Monday, May 20, 2013 9:47 a.m. CDT • Updated: Monday, May 20, 2013 5:43 p.m. CDT

Severe weather is possible through Tuesday in DuPage, Cook and Will counties, as a National Weather Service forecast warns of showers and thunderstorms.

"The main threats from severe thunderstorms will be damaging wind gusts and hail to one inch in diameter," according to a hazardous weather outlook posted by the NWS.

The outlook also warned that there could be very heavy rainfall in some areas. The rest of the week also will see sporadic showers.

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