Showers and Thunderstorms and Areas of Critical Fire Weather Threats

A series of cold fronts will produce showers and a few strong thunderstorms across parts of the High Plains and into the northern Rockies, and the Mid-Atlantic. Strong, dry winds in the northern Plains, 4-Corners area, and the Southeast will produce critical fire weather threats. Fire weather threats also remain elevated in Guam. Locally heavy rain may cause flash flooding in Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bloomington/Normal, Central Illinois Regional Airport at Bloomington-Normal (KBMI)

Lat: 40.48°NLon: 88.92°WElev: 873ft.

Fair

7°C

44°F

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SW 11 km/h
Barometer 1017.9 mb (30.06 in)
Dewpoint 4°C (40°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill4°C (40°F)
Last update 7 May 2:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Stanford IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 5. West wind around 8 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 5 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west northwest 22 to 27 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 18 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 3. North northwest wind 8 to 18 km/h becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 3 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 16. Southeast wind 8 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 27 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 16 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 7. East wind 16 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 3 and 4 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 7 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. East northeast wind 23 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 12 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. North northeast wind 19 to 24 km/h decreasing to 13 to 18 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 16.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 16 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 5. West wind around 8 km/h.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18. West southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west northwest 22 to 27 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3. North northwest wind 8 to 18 km/h becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 16. Southeast wind 8 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 27 km/h.
Saturday Night
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 7. East wind 16 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 3 and 4 cm possible.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12. East northeast wind 23 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. North northeast wind 19 to 24 km/h decreasing to 13 to 18 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 17.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
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Point Forecast:
Stanford IL
 40.42°N 89.22°W (Elev. 198 m)
3:23 am CDT May 7, 2021
3am CDT May 7, 2021-6pm CDT May 13, 2021
 
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