Flash Flood Threat Shifts to Florida; Snowy in the Northern Plains; Fire Danger in the West

Showers and thunderstorms may produce flash flooding in northern and central Florida into Tuesday; and gusty winds and hail are also possible across the area Sunday. A strong cold front will bring below average temperatures and wintry precipitation to the northern High Plains. Elevated fire weather conditions are expected across parts of the Northwest and southern California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Effingham, Effingham County Memorial Airport (K1H2)

Lat: 39.07°NLon: 88.53°WElev: 587ft.

Mostly Cloudy

59°F

15°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Apr 10:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSE Effingham IL

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 10pm.  Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 41. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 66. Light west southwest wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. North northeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Partly Sunny
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain, mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending.  Low around 30. North northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 49. West northwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Areas of frost after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 32.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Areas
    Frost

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Areas of frost before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 58.

    Areas Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 10pm. Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 41. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 66. Light west southwest wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday
Rain likely after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. North northeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain, mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending. Low around 30. North northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 49. West northwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday Night
Areas of frost after 2am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Thursday
Areas of frost before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 58.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Friday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSE Effingham IL
 39.07°N 88.53°W (Elev. 554 ft)
10:24 am CDT Apr 18, 2021
10am CDT Apr 18, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 24, 2021
 
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