Active Week Of Severe Weather Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will occur portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall will pose a risk for flooding concerns, particularly over portions of the southern Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Peoria, General Downing-Peoria International Airport (KPIA)

Lat: 40.67°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 659ft.

Overcast

67°F

19°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.3 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 5:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Peoria IL

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 10pm and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 10pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light in the evening.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Peoria IL
 40.77°N 89.67°W (Elev. 600 ft)
5:54 am CDT May 27, 2016
6am CDT May 27, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2016
 
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