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Severe Thunderstorms Returning to The Plains; Chance of Severe Storms in Mid-Atlantic too

A new Pacific storm moving into the Plains will spark a new round of severe thunderstorms in the Plains with potential for damaging winds, very large hail, and tornadoes Tuesday. Heavy rains may produce flash floods, especially from north-central Texas into Kansas. In the Mid-Atlantic, there will be a chance of severe thunderstorms. Strong winds in the Southwest are keeping fire danger high. Read More >

Current conditions at

University of Illinois - Willard (KCMI)

Lat: 40.03°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 741ft.

Overcast

44°F

7°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.9 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 28 Mar 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Champaign IL

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 55. North northeast wind around 8 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Cloudy

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 43. Northeast wind around 9 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. East wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. East wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  High near 62. East wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 47. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. North wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 55. North northeast wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
Cloudy, with a low around 43. Northeast wind around 9 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. East wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. East wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. High near 62. East wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 47. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. North wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Champaign IL
 40.1°N 88.26°W (Elev. 755 ft)
7:24 am CDT Mar 28, 2017
8am CDT Mar 28, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 3, 2017
 
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