Significant Flood Threat Continues For South-Central U.S.

A widespread and significant flood risk continues across the south-central U.S. from repeated rounds of intense rain and strong to severe thunderstorms. Flash flood watches are in effect for large part of the ArkLaTex. Today's concern extends from the Louisiana and extreme Upper Texas Gulf Coast to northeastern Texas and southeastern Oklahoma before shifting to all of eastern Texas on Wednesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Taylorville, Taylorville Municipal Airport (KTAZ)

Lat: 39.53°NLon: 89.33°WElev: 623ft.

Rain

17°C

63°F

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed S 26 G 35 km/h
Barometer 30.13 in
Dewpoint 16°C (61°F)
Visibility 6 km
Last update 18 May 12:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Taylorville Municipal Airport IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 21. South southeast wind around 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 21 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. South southeast wind 18 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 17 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 26. South wind 18 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 26 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South southeast wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 28. South wind 14 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind 11 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. South wind 11 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 27 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 29 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 21. South southeast wind around 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 40 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. South southeast wind 18 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. South wind 18 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. South southeast wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28. South wind 14 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 37 km/h.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. South wind 11 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. South wind 11 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 27 km/h.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 30.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Taylorville Municipal Airport IL
 39.54°N 89.33°W (Elev. 184 m)
12:25 pm CDT May 18, 2021
12pm CDT May 18, 2021-6pm CDT May 24, 2021
 
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