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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Current conditions at

University of Illinois - Willard (KCMI)

Lat: 40.03°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 741ft.

Partly Cloudy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed SE 14 mph
Barometer 29.60 in (1002.1 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Savoy IL

Flash Flood Watch until May 1, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until May 1, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Mon

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind 14 to 16 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a southwest wind 17 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. West northwest wind 5 to 13 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind 14 to 16 mph becoming south southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a southwest wind 17 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. West northwest wind 5 to 13 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 44. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Savoy IL
 40.04°N 88.3°W (Elev. 709 ft)
7:25 pm CDT Apr 30, 2017
7pm CDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm CDT May 7, 2017
 
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