Severe Storms & Heavy Rainfall Possible in the Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall are possible across portions of the Plains today. Meanwhile, dry weather and gusty winds will result in critical fire weather conditions across the Great Basin and northern Rockies. Elsewhere, tropical storm Dorian in the Atlantic is expected to slowly strengthen and will likely approach the Lesser Antilles by Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Bloomington/Normal, Central Illinois Regional Airport at Bloomington-Normal (KBMI)

Lat: 40.48°NLon: 88.92°WElev: 873ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed E 10 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1018.7 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Aug 8:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Mc Lean IL

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. East wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. East wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. West northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 77. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. East wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 64. East wind around 7 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. West northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 77. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Mc Lean IL
 40.35°N 89.14°W (Elev. 663 ft)
9:16 am CDT Aug 25, 2019
9am CDT Aug 25, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 31, 2019
 
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