Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Effingham, Effingham County Memorial Airport (K1H2)

Lat: 39.07°NLon: 88.53°WElev: 587ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed S 14 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 25 May 11:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Effingham IL

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South southwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 9 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South southwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 9 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Effingham IL
 39.12°N 88.55°W (Elev. 581 ft)
11:18 am CDT May 25, 2016
11am CDT May 25, 2016-6pm CDT May 31, 2016
 
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