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

Rantoul National Aviation Center Airport (KTIP)

Lat: 40.29°NLon: 88.15°WElev: 732ft.

Mostly Cloudy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.78 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 May 10:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Thomasboro IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy dense fog after 2am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Dense Fog

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Areas of dense fog before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 85. Light south southwest wind becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Areas Dense
    Fog then
    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West southwest wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 78. East southeast wind 6 to 14 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 52. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy dense fog after 2am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday
Areas of dense fog before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 85. Light south southwest wind becoming south 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West southwest wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 78. East southeast wind 6 to 14 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Low around 52. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Thomasboro IL
 40.25°N 88.2°W (Elev. 741 ft)
9:40 pm CDT May 18, 2022
10pm CDT May 18, 2022-6pm CDT May 25, 2022
 
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