Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flooding Risks from Southern Plains to Midwest; Heat Wave Developing in the Southeast

Severe thunderstorms and flash flooding will again be possible from the Southern Plains into the Midwest on Friday. Periodic risks of severe thunderstorms, along with flash flooding, are forecast from the Central and Southern Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast into the Memorial Day weekend. Temperatures across much of the East will run above normal where they will hold into Memorial Day. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Edgar County Airport (KPRG)

Lat: 39.7°NLon: 87.67°WElev: 650ft.

Overcast

67°F

19°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.09 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 3:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles S Redmon IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light east wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 86. Southeast wind 6 to 13 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. West southwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light east wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 86. Southeast wind 6 to 13 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. West southwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east after midnight.
Memorial Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles S Redmon IL
 39.58°N 87.84°W (Elev. 715 ft)
3:24 am CDT May 24, 2019
4am CDT May 24, 2019-6pm CDT May 30, 2019
 
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