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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bloomington/Normal, Central Illinois Regional Airport at Bloomington-Normal (KBMI)

Lat: 40.48°NLon: 88.92°WElev: 873ft.

Mostly Cloudy

35°F

2°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed SE 13 mph
Barometer 30.37 in (1031.2 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill26°F (-3°C)
Last update 23 Mar 8:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Bloomington IL

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. South southeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Cloudy

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 54 by 5am. South wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers, mainly after 1am.  Low around 54. South wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 64. South southeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 50. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. South southeast wind around 8 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. South southeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 54 by 5am. South wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Friday Night
Showers, mainly after 1am. Low around 54. South wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 64. South southeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 50. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. South southeast wind around 8 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Bloomington IL
 40.48°N 88.96°W (Elev. 843 ft)
9:24 am CDT Mar 23, 2017
9am CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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