Severe Storms Across Portions of the Central U.S.; Wet and Windy in the Northwest

A few severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are expected this today across Kentucky, northeast Minnesota, and from southeast Colorado into the Oklahoma Panhandle. These storms may produce heavy rain and flooding in Kentucky. A strong cold front will sweep through the Northwest U.S. with rain, mountain snow and high winds. Heat and record high temperatures persist in the South. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

University of Illinois - Willard (KCMI)

Lat: 40.03°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 741ft.

Overcast

66°F

19°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.4 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 May 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Savoy IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers before 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 3pm and 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. West southwest wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 10pm.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 85. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southwest wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 71. Southwest wind 6 to 14 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers before 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 3pm and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. West southwest wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 10pm. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Thursday
Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 85. South southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. South wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southwest wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 71. Southwest wind 6 to 14 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Savoy IL
 40.04°N 88.27°W (Elev. 741 ft)
12:27 pm CDT May 18, 2022
2pm CDT May 18, 2022-6pm CDT May 24, 2022
 
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