Heavy Rainfall Possible Across the Central U.S.; Poor Air Quality Across the Northwest and North Central States

Thunderstorms will produce locally heavy rainfall and possibly some flash flooding across central portions of the country through tonight, with a few strong to locally severe thunderstorms possible. Otherwise, smoke from the wildfires burning across western North America will continue to create poor air quality across northern portions of the country. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Peoria - General Downing-Peoria International Airport (KPIA)

Lat: 40.67°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 659ft.

Partly Cloudy

83°F

28°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1012.9 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 19 Aug 3:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Peoria IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 70. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Occasional showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  High near 80. Southeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 78. North northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. North northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 78. North wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 70. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday
Occasional showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. High near 80. Southeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78. North northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. North northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 78. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Peoria IL
 40.74°N 89.61°W (Elev. 686 ft)
3:02 pm CDT Aug 19, 2018
4pm CDT Aug 19, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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