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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Wednesday across portions of the Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys

Strong to severe storms are expected to develop across portions of the Mid-Mississippi Valley on Wednesday. A Slight Risk has been highlighted to indicate the area most likely to see supercell activity. Heavy rainfall from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the Tennessee Valley could lead to flash flooding. Some areas could see as much as 3 inches of rainfall.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Taylorville, Taylorville Municipal Airport (KTAZ)

Lat: 39.53°NLon: 89.33°WElev: 623ft.

Fog/Mist

66°F

19°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.90 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Last update 1 Jul 6:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WSW Edinburg IL

  • Today

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. East northeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. East northeast wind around 7 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WSW Edinburg IL
 39.64°N 89.47°W (Elev. 551 ft)
6:57 am CDT Jul 1, 2015
8am CDT Jul 1, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 7, 2015
 
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