More Snow for the North Central U.S.; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the West

Low pressure will bring locally heavy snowfall from the Northern Rockies into the Dakotas and parts of Minnesota through Thursday with well below normal temperatures. Farther east, showers and thunderstorms are expected from the Midwest into the Central Plains. Meanwhile, critical fire weather conditions will prevail in California, the Great Basin, and Southern High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rantoul National Aviation Center Airport (KTIP)

Lat: 40.29°NLon: 88.15°WElev: 732ft.

Overcast

49°F

9°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 21 Oct 6:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Melvin IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 10 percent chance of showers before 7am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. West southwest wind around 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 10 percent chance of showers before 7am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. West southwest wind around 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
Melvin IL
 40.59°N 88.26°W
6:15 am CDT Oct 21, 2020
6am CDT Oct 21, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2020
 
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