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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms are forecast for the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon and evening; with an enhanced threat, including a chance for tornadoes, in the ArkLaTex area. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jacksonville Municipal Airport (KIJX)

Lat: 39.77°NLon: 90.24°WElev: 614ft.

Partly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed SW 13 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.93 in
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Mar 4:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Jacksonville IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm.  Low around 58. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 67. South southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 50. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 60. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 62. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Low around 58. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 67. South southeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 50. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 60. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Monday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 62. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. North northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
Jacksonville IL
 39.73°N 90.24°W (Elev. 607 ft)
3:38 pm CDT Mar 24, 2017
4pm CDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 31, 2017
 
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