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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Illinois Valley Regional Airport (KVYS)

Lat: 41.35°NLon: 89.15°WElev: 650ft.

Fair

75°F

24°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 29.92 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 8:35 pm CDT

Detailed Forecast

Rest Of Tonight
Partly cloudy late in the evening...then mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Low in the mid 60s. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Occasional showers and a chance of thunderstorms. High in the mid 70s. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms in the evening...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Low in the lower 60s. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Wednesday
Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. High around 80. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear. Low in the lower 60s. West wind 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southwest after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny. High in the mid 80s.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Low in the mid 60s.
Friday
Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. High in the mid 80s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Low around 60. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Saturday
Cooler. Showers and thunderstorms likely. High in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Saturday Night
Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Low in the lower 50s.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. High in the upper 60s.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Low in the mid 50s.
Monday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. High in the mid 70s. Chance of showers 30 percent.
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