Wet Weather in the Central Gulf Coast and Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather Threat in the West

Locally heavy rainfall continue to bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain, winds, cooler temperatures, and possibly high elevation snow to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Taylorville, Taylorville Municipal Airport (KTAZ)

Lat: 39.53°NLon: 89.33°WElev: 623ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 18 Sep 6:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Lakewood IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Light east wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southeast wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South southwest wind 7 to 11 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. North northwest wind around 7 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 68.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Light east wind.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southeast wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South southwest wind 7 to 11 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. North northwest wind around 7 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Lakewood IL
 39.31°N 88.94°W (Elev. 600 ft)
5:39 pm CDT Sep 18, 2021
7pm CDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm CDT Sep 25, 2021
 
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