Severe Thunderstorms Possible in Parts of the Eastern and Central U.S. Today. Some Storms May Bring Heavy Rain and Flash Flooding in the Central U.S.

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the eastern United States, from new England to the Mid-Atlantic, today. Severe thunderstorms are also possible over portions of the Central Plains, mainly Kansas and eastern Colorado. Heavy rain associated with some of the storms in the Plains may cause flash flooding.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

University of Illinois - Willard (KCMI)

Lat: 40.03°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 741ft.

A Few Clouds

69°F

21°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Jul 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Champaign IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Occasional showers and thunderstorms.  High near 70. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 63. East wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. East wind around 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Occasional showers and thunderstorms. High near 70. East southeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 63. East wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Independence Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. East wind around 8 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Champaign IL
 40.1°N 88.26°W (Elev. 755 ft)
9:24 am CDT Jul 1, 2016
10am CDT Jul 1, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 7, 2016
 
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