More Heavy Rain and Severe Thunderstorms Forecast for Central U.S. Wednesday Night into Thursday

Parts of Oklahoma, Kansas and Missouri which saw 3+ inches of rain to begin this week are forecast to see potentially another inch or more Wednesday night as another front sets up over the area. Along with the heavy rain, severe thunderstorms will again be possible with large hail the main threat. Severe thunderstorms will then take aim on parts of the Southern Plains and Northeast Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Peoria - General Downing-Peoria International Airport (KPIA)

Lat: 40.67°NLon: 89.68°WElev: 659ft.

Overcast and Breezy

15°C

59°F

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed E 35 G 50 km/h
Barometer 1007.4 mb (29.75 in)
Dewpoint 10°C (50°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 21 May 7:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

General Downing-Peoria International Airport IL

Flash Flood Watch until May 22, 01:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until May 22, 01:00am

    NOW until
    1:00am Wed

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 13. Breezy, with a southeast wind 29 to 34 km/h decreasing to 21 to 26 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy
    then Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy, with a south wind 23 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 28 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 17. South wind 18 to 23 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 17 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. West wind 8 to 13 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 5 to 13 km/h becoming east southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. South southeast wind 14 to 23 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Southwest wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 18 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 13. Breezy, with a southeast wind 29 to 34 km/h decreasing to 21 to 26 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 2 and 3 cm possible.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Breezy, with a south wind 23 to 32 km/h, with gusts as high as 48 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 17. South wind 18 to 23 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. West wind 8 to 13 km/h.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Northwest wind 5 to 13 km/h becoming east southeast after midnight.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. South southeast wind 14 to 23 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 km/h.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Southwest wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
General Downing-Peoria International Airport IL
 40.66°N 89.67°W (Elev. 185 m)
7:39 pm CDT May 21, 2019
8pm CDT May 21, 2019-6pm CDT May 28, 2019
 
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