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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

Edgar County Airport (KPRG)

Lat: 39.7°NLon: 87.67°WElev: 650ft.

Partly Cloudy and Windy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed S 28 G 37 mph
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Mar 2:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Paris IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 57. South southeast wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 67. South southeast wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 53. South southeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 62. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 57. South southeast wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 67. South southeast wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 53. South southeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 62. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers likely before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Paris IL
 39.62°N 87.69°W (Elev. 699 ft)
1:24 pm CDT Mar 24, 2017
3pm CDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 31, 2017
 
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