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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 >

Current conditions at

Peoria - General Downing-Peoria International Airport (KPIA)

Lat: 40.67°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 659ft.

Overcast

61°F

16°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 29.80 in (1009.1 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Feb 2:54 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE West Peoria IL

Flood Watch until February 21, 06:00am
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until February 21, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Wed

    Flood Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 57. South southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Temperature rising to near 61 by 11am, then falling to around 49 during the remainder of the day. South southwest wind 10 to 16 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain or freezing rain before 2am, then freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet between 2am and 3am, then a chance of snow showers after 3am.  Low around 26. North northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. 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
    Likely

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 37. North wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northeast wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers between 10am and noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. East wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 43 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 57. South southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Temperature rising to near 61 by 11am, then falling to around 49 during the remainder of the day. South southwest wind 10 to 16 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain or freezing rain before 2am, then freezing rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet between 2am and 3am, then a chance of snow showers after 3am. Low around 26. North northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. 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
Partly sunny, with a high near 37. North wind around 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northeast wind around 9 mph.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers between 10am and noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. East wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 36. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
Rain showers likely after midnight, mixing with snow after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 7am, then a chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE West Peoria IL
 40.7°N 89.59°W (Elev. 518 ft)
3:24 am CST Feb 20, 2018
3am CST Feb 20, 2018-6pm CST Feb 26, 2018
 
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