Isolated Severe Thunderstorms and Flooding Potential in the Central U.S.

Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms are possible across parts of the southern and central Plains today through Saturday. Large hail and severe wind gusts are the main threats. Heavy rainfall is forecast from the western Gulf Coast into the Midwest from this weekend into early next week. New and renewed river rises are possible across portions of eastern Texas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Effingham, Effingham County Memorial Airport (K1H2)

Lat: 39.07°NLon: 88.53°WElev: 587ft.

Mostly Cloudy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed NW 5 mph
Barometer 30.39 in
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 13 May 1:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSE Effingham IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Calm wind.
Friday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southeast wind around 7 mph.
Sunday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSE Effingham IL
 39.07°N 88.53°W (Elev. 554 ft)
1:37 pm CDT May 13, 2021
2pm CDT May 13, 2021-6pm CDT May 19, 2021
 
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