Dry and Windy Across the Central Rockies; Flash Flood Threat in the South; Possible Midweek Coastal Storm for New England

Dry and windy conditions across portions of the Central Rockies are contributing to an enhanced wildfire threat early this week. On Tuesday, heavy rainfall setting up along a slow moving front will bring a flash flooding threat to portions of the South from northern Louisiana to southern South Carolina. A coastal storm may bring soaking rain and gusty winds to portions of New England midweek. Read More >

Current conditions at

Decatur Airport (KDEC)

Lat: 39.83°NLon: 88.87°WElev: 670ft.

Fair

58°F

14°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1020.0 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Oct 12:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Decatur IL

  • Columbus
    Day

    Columbus Day: Sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 47. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 68. South wind 11 to 13 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 41. West northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 58. Calm wind.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Columbus Day
Sunny, with a high near 63. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 47. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 68. South wind 11 to 13 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 41. West northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 58. Calm wind.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Decatur IL
 39.86°N 88.97°W (Elev. 676 ft)
2:26 pm CDT Oct 14, 2019
3pm CDT Oct 14, 2019-6pm CDT Oct 20, 2019
 
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