Strong Coastal Storm to Produce Heavy Rain and Strong Winds Across the Northeast; Severe Thunderstorms will Develop across the Central and Southern Plains

A Nor’easter will impact the northeast with heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and strong winds through tonight. Meanwhile, scattered severe thunderstorms with large hail, damaging wind gusts and isolated tornadoes are forecast across parts of the southern and central Plains from late today through tonight. Critical fire weather conditions for southern portions of the High Plains this afternoon. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 40.48°NLon: 88.92°WElev: 873ft.

Fair

51°F

11°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1020.8 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 26 Oct 10:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Bloomington IL

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 56. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. East southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 58. East southeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. East southeast wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers.  High near 54. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers.  Low around 49. North northeast wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a north wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 56. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. East southeast wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58. East southeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. East southeast wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday
Showers. High near 54. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers. Low around 49. North northeast wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Breezy, with a north wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Bloomington IL
 40.48°N 88.99°W (Elev. 801 ft)
10:39 am CDT Oct 26, 2021
11am CDT Oct 26, 2021-6pm CDT Nov 1, 2021
 
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