Severe Storms Across Portions of the Central U.S.; Wet and Windy in the Northwest

A few severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are expected this today across Kentucky, northeast Minnesota, and from southeast Colorado into the Oklahoma Panhandle. These storms may produce heavy rain and flooding in Kentucky. A strong cold front will sweep through the Northwest U.S. with rain, mountain snow and high winds. Heat and record high temperatures persist in the South. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Peoria - General Downing-Peoria International Airport (KPIA)

Lat: 40.67°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 659ft.

Overcast

68°F

20°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed S 16 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.80 in (1008.8 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 May 8:54 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Washington ILSimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely before noon, then a chance of showers between noon and 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind around 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 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 then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South southwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. West southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. North wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely before noon, then a chance of showers between noon and 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind around 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South southwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. West southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. North wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Washington ILSimilar City Names
 40.69°N 89.44°W (Elev. 728 ft)
7:39 am CDT May 18, 2022
9am CDT May 18, 2022-6pm CDT May 24, 2022
 
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