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Increasing Risk for Flash and River Flooding Through the Weekend

A storm system will track across the central U.S. and set the stage for severe thunderstorms and widespread heavy rainfall through the weekend. There will be a threat for flash and river flooding for portions of the Southern Plains into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Taylorville, Taylorville Municipal Airport (KTAZ)

Lat: 39.53°NLon: 89.33°WElev: 623ft.

Fair

49°F

9°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 28 Apr 5:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WSW Edinburg IL

Flash Flood Watch April 28, 07:00pm until May 1, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. Southeast wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 55. South southeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 65. East northeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 59. East northeast wind 8 to 11 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 72. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 49. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Cloudy
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Southeast wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 55. South southeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 65. East northeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 59. East northeast wind 8 to 11 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 inches possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 72. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 49. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
Scattered showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WSW Edinburg IL
 39.64°N 89.47°W (Elev. 551 ft)
3:24 am CDT Apr 28, 2017
5am CDT Apr 28, 2017-6pm CDT May 4, 2017
 
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