Storm to Depart the Northeast Today; Unfortunate Weekend Rain Arrives for Flood Stricken Midwest

A storm will exit northeast across the Canadian Maritimes today with locally heavy snow and strong winds tapering off across eastern New York and northern New England. A weak storm tracking across the Central U.S. this weekend will combine with Gulf moisture to produce additional rainfall and scattered thunderstorms which may worsen ongoing flooding on the Missouri and Mississippi rivers. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rantoul National Aviation Center Airport (KTIP)

Lat: 40.29°NLon: 88.15°WElev: 732ft.

Fair

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 95%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.33 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Mar 7:35 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Rantoul IL

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 39. South southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 55. South wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 36. East wind 7 to 12 mph becoming north northeast 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 45. North northeast wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. North northeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 46. East wind around 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 54.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 39. South southeast wind around 6 mph.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 55. South wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Low around 36. East wind 7 to 12 mph becoming north northeast 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 45. North northeast wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. North northeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 46. East wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Breezy.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Friday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 62. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Rantoul IL
 40.32°N 88.16°W (Elev. 748 ft)
7:24 am CDT Mar 23, 2019
8am CDT Mar 23, 2019-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2019
 
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