Heat Across The Southern U.S.; Storms And Heavy Rain in Central U.S.

The early-season heat across portions of the Southern U.S. will continue for much of this week with more potential record high temperatures. On Tuesday, expect 90s and triple digits from the southern Plains into parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also on Tuesday, strong to severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall will be possible from the central Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

University of Illinois - Willard (KCMI)

Lat: 40.03°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 741ft.

Partly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 May 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Urbana IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. East southeast wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then showers likely between 10am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South southeast wind 10 to 13 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 83. Light west southwest wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. East southeast wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then showers likely between 10am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South southeast wind 10 to 13 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Light west southwest wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Urbana IL
 40.1°N 88.21°W (Elev. 741 ft)
7:39 am CDT May 17, 2022
10am CDT May 17, 2022-6pm CDT May 23, 2022
 
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