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Increasing Risk for Flash and River Flooding Through the Weekend

A storm system will track across the central U.S. and set the stage for severe thunderstorms and widespread heavy rainfall through the weekend. There will be a threat for flash and river flooding for portions of the Southern Plains into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

University of Illinois - Willard (KCMI)

Lat: 40.03°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 741ft.

Fog/Mist

56°F

13°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 29 Apr 12:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Champaign IL

Flash Flood Watch until May 1, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until May 1, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Mon

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 54. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 65. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 57. East northeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 76. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Heavy
    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 52. South southwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West southwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 54. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 65. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 57. East northeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 76. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 52. South southwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West southwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Champaign IL
 40.1°N 88.26°W (Elev. 755 ft)
12:24 am CDT Apr 29, 2017
1am CDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm CDT May 5, 2017
 
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