An Enduring Heat Wave Begins for Texas and Southern Plains

Starting today, a blazing Heat Wave will consume much of the Southern Plains and Lower MS Valley through early next week, especially for TX. Numerous Excessive Heat Warnings, Watches and Advisories are in effect for the mid-section of TX and OK and these hazards will only become more widespread. Expect record Highs temps and very dangerous Heat Indices, both surging well north of triple digits. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fairfield, Fairfield Municipal Airport (KFWC)

Lat: 38.38°NLon: 88.41°WElev: 436ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 18 Jul 1:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Albion IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 84. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. West wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 84. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South southeast wind around 6 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southwest wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. North northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. North wind around 7 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. North wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. North wind 3 to 6 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Albion IL
 38.37°N 88.06°W
1:16 pm CDT Jul 18, 2018
1pm CDT Jul 18, 2018-6pm CDT Jul 24, 2018
 
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