Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Peoria, General Downing-Peoria International Airport (KPIA)

Lat: 40.67°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 659ft.

Mostly Cloudy

91°F

33°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed S 17 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.1 mb)
Dewpoint 81°F (27°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index111°F (44°C)
Last update 24 Jul 2:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Pekin IL

Excessive Heat Warning until July 24, 07:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 24, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sun

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 112. South southwest wind around 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 87. North wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. North northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 87. Light north northeast wind.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Light east southeast wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 112. South southwest wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north after midnight.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 87. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. North northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 87. Light north northeast wind.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Light east southeast wind.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Pekin IL
 40.57°N 89.62°W (Elev. 551 ft)
3:08 pm CDT Jul 24, 2016
3pm CDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 31, 2016
 
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