Dangerous Heat and Humidity Continues Over the Midwest/ East; Severe Thunderstorms Upper Midwest Into Great Lakes

Oppressive heat and humidity will continue through today from the Midwest to the East Coast. The Midwest will get a slight reprieve on Sunday as a cold front moves through the area, while excessive heat continues in the East. Severe thunderstorms capable of damaging wind gusts are forecast into tonight across portions of Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin into Lower Michigan. Read More >

Current conditions at

Pittsfield, Pittsfield Penstone Municipal Airport (KPPQ)

Lat: 39.64°NLon: 90.78°WElev: 709ft.

Fair

87°F

31°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.85 in
Dewpoint 79°F (26°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index101°F (38°C)
Last update 20 Jul 7:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Louisiana MO

Excessive Heat Warning until July 21, 08:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 21, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Sun

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Clear during the early evening, then becoming mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 101. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 4am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 4am and 5am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. North wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Clear during the early evening, then becoming mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 101. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 4am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 4am and 5am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. North wind 3 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Louisiana MO
 39.46°N 91.11°W (Elev. 499 ft)
7:42 pm CDT Jul 20, 2019
7pm CDT Jul 20, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 27, 2019
 
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