Welcome to this edition of the Morning Drive Podcast! In today’s episode, we continute our series on the conditions in some Illinois minumum-security prisons, and how Governor Quinn won't let reporters in to see them.
And your WEATHER for today: Occasional showers and a few thunderstorms, highs in the mid to upper 70s but falling into the 60s by the evening. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. Tonight, occasional showers and a chance of thunderstorms, especially near the lake. Lows in the lower 60s except mid 60s downtown. Pretty windy, with gusts up to 30 miles per hour. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Friday, windy, mostly cloudy, chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms near the lake in the morning. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds 10 to 20 miles per hour with gusts up to 30 miles per hour early in the morning early in the morning, increasing to 40 miles per hour throughout the day. Chance of precipitation 30 percent. Friday night, partly cloudy in the evening then clearing, lows in the upper 50s except lower 60s downtown.