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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in Upper Midwest

A slow moving frontal boundary from the central Pains to the Upper Midwest will bring a potential for severe thunderstorms and heavy rain. Rain amounts of 1-3 inches, with locally heavier amounts can be expected. The threat of severe weather moves into the Ohio Valley and Northeast on Tuesday. Monsoon moisture continues to bring the threat of flash flooding to the Southwest and southern Rockies. 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.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1019.2 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 2:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Bloomington IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 9am and 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Low around 70. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. West southwest wind around 8 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 9am and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Low around 70. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. West southwest wind around 8 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Bloomington IL
 40.48°N 88.96°W (Elev. 843 ft)
3:08 am CDT Aug 21, 2017
3am CDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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