Enhanced Risk for Severe Thunderstorms Across the Upper Midwest; Flash Flooding Possible from the Upper Midwest to Southern Plains and Desert Southwest Through Friday

Portions of the Upper Midwest will see an increased threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening, with a few strong tornadoes possible. The same region remains on alert for additional flash flood concerns. Heavy rainfall may lead to flash flooding across the Desert Southwest today, and Southern Plains by Friday. Finally, Major-to-record river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rantoul National Aviation Center Airport (KTIP)

Lat: 40.29°NLon: 88.15°WElev: 732ft.

Partly Cloudy

91°F

33°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index102°F (39°C)
Last update 20 Sep 11:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ENE Royal IL

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Clear
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7am and 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 13 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 76. East wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 102. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 7am and 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 13 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 76. East wind 5 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ENE Royal IL
 40.2°N 87.91°W (Elev. 696 ft)
9:49 am CDT Sep 20, 2018
11am CDT Sep 20, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 26, 2018
 
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