Hot temperatures across the west; southeast

Heat and humidity will impact the southeast early this week. Heat indices over 100 degrees are expected from the Texas Gulf Coast to the Florida Panhandle, into the lower Mississippi Valley and portions of Alabama and Georgia. Excessive heat will return to the Desert Southwest Monday and persist through the week. Temperatures over 100 will also expand to the Intermountain West.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Peoria, General Downing-Peoria International Airport (KPIA)

Lat: 40.67°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 659ft.

Fair

85°F

29°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.5 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 26 Jun 11:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Pekin IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. West northwest wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 67. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. North wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. North northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. West northwest wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 67. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. North wind around 8 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. North northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Pekin IL
 40.57°N 89.62°W (Elev. 551 ft)
10:24 am CDT Jun 26, 2016
12pm CDT Jun 26, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 2, 2016
 
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