Severe Thunderstorms in the Central Plains; Flooding Threat in the Southeast; Western Critical Fire Weather

Scattered severe thunderstorms are possible today across parts of Nebraska and Iowa, including the threat for large hail and damaging winds. Heavy showers and thunderstorms occurring today along a front stretched across the Southeast U.S. may result in areas of flash, urban, and small stream flooding. Critical fire weather conditions are forecast today and for parts of the interior Western U.S. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fairfield, Fairfield Municipal Airport (KFWC)

Lat: 38.38°NLon: 88.41°WElev: 436ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Jun 4:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NW Golden Gate IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 76. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Light south southeast wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Light south southeast wind increasing to 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light south southeast wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 76. North northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. Light south southeast wind.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Light south southeast wind increasing to 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. South southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light south southeast wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Calm wind.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NW Golden Gate IL
 38.4°N 88.26°W
4:15 pm CDT Jun 22, 2021
4pm CDT Jun 22, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 28, 2021
 
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