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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms are forecast for the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon and evening; with an enhanced threat, including a chance for tornadoes, in the ArkLaTex area. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

University of Illinois - Willard (KCMI)

Lat: 40.03°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 741ft.

Fair and Windy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed S 33 G 40 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 24 Mar 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Savoy IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 66. South southeast wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 62. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a south southwest wind around 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3am. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 66. South southeast wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 62. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers likely before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Savoy IL
 40.04°N 88.3°W (Elev. 709 ft)
1:24 pm CDT Mar 24, 2017
2pm CDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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