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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Bloomington/Normal, Central Illinois Regional Airport at Bloomington-Normal (KBMI)

Lat: 40.48°NLon: 88.92°WElev: 873ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index76°F (24°C)
Last update 21 Aug 8:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Bloomington ILSimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Low around 70. South southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 78. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. East northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Low around 70. South southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 78. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. East northeast wind around 6 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Bloomington ILSimilar City Names
 40.48°N 88.96°W (Elev. 843 ft)
8:08 pm CDT Aug 21, 2017
9pm CDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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