Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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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

61°F

16°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 4:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Pekin IL

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Pekin IL
 40.57°N 89.62°W (Elev. 551 ft)
3:24 am CDT May 24, 2016
5am CDT May 24, 2016-6pm CDT May 30, 2016
 
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