Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Southern Plains

A slow moving storm system is expected to produce a multi-day heavy rainfall and flash flooding event across much of the Central to Southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley regions. Severe weather may produce large hail and high winds, but also a threat of tornadoes, across Texas and spreading on Wednesday into the Lower Mississippi, Tennessee and Ohio Valleys. Read More >

Current conditions at

University of Illinois - Willard (KCMI)

Lat: 40.03°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 741ft.

Mostly Cloudy

52°F

11°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1021.6 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 24 May 1:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Champaign IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northeast wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 73. East wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then showers between 7am and 10am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am.  High near 79. South wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 63. South wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northeast wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73. East wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then showers between 7am and 10am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am. High near 79. South wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 63. South wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
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 62.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Champaign IL
 40.1°N 88.26°W (Elev. 755 ft)
1:42 am CDT May 24, 2022
2am CDT May 24, 2022-6pm CDT May 30, 2022
 
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