Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Decatur Airport (KDEC)

Lat: 39.83°NLon: 88.87°WElev: 670ft.

Fog/Mist

58°F

14°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.7 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 1 May 9:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Decatur IL

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers between 1pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 66. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northwest wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. North northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. West southwest wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. West wind 10 to 13 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers between 1pm and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 66. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northwest wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. North northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. West southwest wind around 9 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. West wind 10 to 13 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 17 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Decatur IL
 39.86°N 88.94°W (Elev. 682 ft)
8:54 am CDT May 1, 2016
10am CDT May 1, 2016-6pm CDT May 7, 2016
 
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