Dangerous Heat Wave from the Midwest to East Coast; Severe Thunderstorms Across Portions of the Upper Midwest

A dangerous heat wave will persist through this weekend. Widespread warnings and advisories for the heat cover most of the eastern two-thirds of the U.S. Heat indices will surge past 100 degrees and even rise above 110 in many locations. Northwest of this dome of heat, severe thunderstorms with the possibility of strong tornadoes and widespread significant wind damage are possible into tonight. Read More >

Current conditions at

Peoria - General Downing-Peoria International Airport (KPIA)

Lat: 40.67°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 659ft.

Fair

33°C

92°F

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed SW 24 km/h
Barometer 1009.3 mb (29.83 in)
Dewpoint 26°C (78°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index42°C (108°F)
Last update 19 Jul 5:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Groveland IL

Excessive Heat Warning until July 20, 07:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
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    Excessive Heat Warning until July 20, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sat

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. South southwest wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 35. Heat index values as high as 43. South southwest wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.

    Hot

    High: 35 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 23. South wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming east after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 23 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. North northeast wind 10 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 27 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Northeast wind 6 to 11 km/h becoming light  in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 26 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 27.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. South southwest wind 13 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 35. Heat index values as high as 43. South southwest wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 23. South wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Southwest wind 8 to 10 km/h becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 km/h.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. North wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. North northeast wind 10 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 27 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Northeast wind 6 to 11 km/h becoming light in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 26 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 28.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 29.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Groveland IL
 40.65°N 89.5°W (Elev. 198 m)
6:08 pm CDT Jul 19, 2019
6pm CDT Jul 19, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 26, 2019
 
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