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Very heavy rainfall and flooding possible in central and southern U.S. on Tuesday and Wednesday

A slow-moving front will bring multiple waves of heavy rain across a swath of the central and southern U.S., from Texas up to Michigan on Tuesday and into Wednesday. Parts of the ArkLaTex region could see 5 to 7 inches of rain on Wednesday. Freezing rain will also be possible in the Upper Midwest over next couple days, with snow in the Northern Plains and Upper Great Lakes on Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 40.48°NLon: 88.92°WElev: 873ft.

Overcast and Windy

62°F

17°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 31 G 39 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Feb 11:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Bloomington IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 57. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 66. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain or freezing rain before 4am, then a chance of sleet between 4am and 5am, then a chance of snow showers after 5am.  Low around 27. West southwest wind 13 to 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Showers then
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. North wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 36 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. East wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. East southeast wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 57. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 66. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain or freezing rain before 4am, then a chance of sleet between 4am and 5am, then a chance of snow showers after 5am. Low around 27. West southwest wind 13 to 15 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. North wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. East wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers likely after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 36. East southeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Saturday Night
Showers. Cloudy, with a low around 37.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
Bloomington IL
 40.48°N 88.96°W (Elev. 843 ft)
11:25 pm CST Feb 19, 2018
12am CST Feb 20, 2018-6pm CST Feb 25, 2018
 
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