Severe Storms in Upper Midwest and Across the East; Record Breaking Heat Continues

Scattered severe thunderstorms are likely Thursday afternoon into Thursday night across portions of the Upper Midwest and from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the Carolinas. Early season heat with likely record high temperatures will persist across the Southern tier of the U.S. today and will extend into the Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic, and Northeast on Friday and Saturday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Peoria - General Downing-Peoria International Airport (KPIA)

Lat: 40.67°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 659ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.4 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 May 9:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

North Pekin IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy dense fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 57. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Dense Fog

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Areas of dense fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Areas Dense
    Fog then
    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 60. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 68. North wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. North northwest wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy dense fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 57. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
Areas of dense fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 60. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 68. North wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. North northwest wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
North Pekin IL
 40.61°N 89.62°W (Elev. 492 ft)
9:40 pm CDT May 18, 2022
10pm CDT May 18, 2022-6pm CDT May 25, 2022
 
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