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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Taylorville, Taylorville Municipal Airport (KTAZ)

Lat: 39.53°NLon: 89.33°WElev: 623ft.

Fair

86°F

30°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index93°F (34°C)
Last update 20 Aug 1:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WSW Edinburg IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 78. North wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 6 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West southwest wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 78. North wind 7 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WSW Edinburg IL
 39.64°N 89.47°W (Elev. 551 ft)
12:54 pm CDT Aug 20, 2017
1pm CDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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