Severe Thunderstorm and Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Today; Strong Storm in Western Alaska

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms today with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible today due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Bloomington, Monroe County Airport (KBMG)

Lat: 39.14°NLon: 86.62°WElev: 843ft.

A Few Clouds

79°F

26°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed S 12 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 16 Apr 1:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Bloomington IN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3am and 4am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Low around 63. South wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 52. West wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm.  Sunny, with a high near 75. West northwest wind around 7 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm.  Low around 53. South wind 9 to 14 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. North northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. North northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3am and 4am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Low around 63. South wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 52. West wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 75. West northwest wind around 7 mph becoming east southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 9pm. Low around 53. South wind 9 to 14 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. North northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. North northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. North northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Bloomington IN
 39.17°N 86.52°W (Elev. 794 ft)
1:48 pm EDT Apr 16, 2024
2pm EDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm EDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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