Strong Coastal Storm to Produce Heavy Rain and Strong Winds Across the Northeast; Severe Thunderstorms will Develop across the Central and Southern Plains

A Nor’easter will impact the northeast with heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and strong winds through tonight. Meanwhile, scattered severe thunderstorms with large hail, damaging wind gusts and isolated tornadoes are forecast across parts of the southern and central Plains from late today through tonight. Critical fire weather conditions for southern portions of the High Plains this afternoon. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fairfield, Fairfield Municipal Airport (KFWC)

Lat: 38.38°NLon: 88.41°WElev: 436ft.

Fair

15°C

59°F

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed N 6 km/h
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 4°C (40°F)
Visibility NA
Last update 26 Oct 4:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Fairfield IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 16. Northeast wind around 8 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 16 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 4. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 4 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 17. East southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 11 to 16 km/h in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 9. East wind 11 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 9 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 15. East southeast wind 10 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 15 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers likely.  Low around 10. East northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 10 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers.  High near 14. North northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 14 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. North northwest wind around 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 9 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 16. North northwest wind 16 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 16 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 16. Northeast wind around 8 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 4. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 17. East southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 11 to 16 km/h in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 9. East wind 11 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 15. East southeast wind 10 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers likely. Low around 10. East northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Showers. High near 14. North northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 16 to 21 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. North northwest wind around 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 16. North northwest wind 16 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 17. West northwest wind 5 to 14 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 5. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 14. North wind 5 to 11 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
Fairfield IL
 38.38°N 88.37°W
4:15 pm CDT Oct 26, 2021
4pm CDT Oct 26, 2021-6pm CDT Nov 1, 2021
 
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