Severe Storms Expected Across Upper Midwest; Heat Advisories in the Plains

Strong to severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail, heavy rain, and a few tornadoes are expected across the Upper Mississippi Valley, which includes the Twin Cities metro area. Meanwhile, heat advisories are in effect across the central and southern Plains, including the Kansas City metro area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Galesburg Municipal Airport (KGBG)

Lat: 40.93°NLon: 90.43°WElev: 751ft.

Overcast

83°F

28°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed SW 12 G 17 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 9 Aug 1:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Galesburg IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 8 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Light northeast wind.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 8 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Light northeast wind.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Galesburg IL
 40.96°N 90.36°W (Elev. 791 ft)
12:38 pm CDT Aug 9, 2020
1pm CDT Aug 9, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 15, 2020
 
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