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Isolated Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Expected

A few severe thunderstorms are expected across west Texas and eastern New Mexico into Tuesday morning. More strong storms are possible for parts of Kansas and southern Iowa, northern Missouri and west central Illinois. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding is possible across parts of Kansas and Oklahoma.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Taylorville, Taylorville Municipal Airport (KTAZ)

Lat: 39.53°NLon: 89.33°WElev: 623ft.

Overcast

79°F

26°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 5 May 7:15 pm CDT

Extended Forecast

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Thunderstorms Likely

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Taylorville IL
 39.52°N 89.27°W (Elev. 614 ft)
5:27 pm CDT May 5, 2015
8pm CDT May 5, 2015-6pm CDT May 12, 2015
 
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