Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

University of Illinois - Willard (KCMI)

Lat: 40.03°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 741ft.

Overcast

54°F

12°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 28 Apr 9:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Champaign IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. East northeast wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 62. East wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 65. North northeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. East northeast wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 62. East wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 65. North northeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Champaign IL
 40.1°N 88.26°W (Elev. 755 ft)
7:38 pm CDT Apr 28, 2016
10pm CDT Apr 28, 2016-6pm CDT May 5, 2016
 
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