Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jacksonville Municipal Airport (KIJX)

Lat: 39.77°NLon: 90.24°WElev: 614ft.

Fog/Mist

52°F

11°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 1.25 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 1 May 8:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Jacksonville IL

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. North wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. West southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 10 to 17 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 63. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. North wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. West southwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 10 to 17 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Jacksonville IL
 39.73°N 90.24°W (Elev. 607 ft)
8:08 am CDT May 1, 2016
8am CDT May 1, 2016-6pm CDT May 7, 2016
 
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