Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats From the Lower Mississippi Valley Into the Mid-Atlantic; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy rainfall will continue through midweek from the lower Mississippi Valley to the Mid-Atlantic. Elevated to critical fire weather threat continues across the Central Great Basin and the Central Rockies; and there is an elevated fire risk from southwestern Oregon to northern California. Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and the Carolinas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Effingham, Effingham County Memorial Airport (K1H2)

Lat: 39.07°NLon: 88.53°WElev: 587ft.

Overcast

71°F

22°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 24 Sep 12:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSE Effingham IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 74. South southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. North northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 74. South southeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. North northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSE Effingham IL
 39.07°N 88.53°W (Elev. 554 ft)
11:21 am CDT Sep 24, 2018
12pm CDT Sep 24, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 30, 2018
 
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