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 through Monday. 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

University of Illinois - Willard (KCMI)

Lat: 40.03°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 741ft.

Partly Cloudy

74°F

23°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Aug 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Champaign IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 80. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. West northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 57. West wind 3 to 6 mph. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 80. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. West northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 57. West wind 3 to 6 mph. Winds could gust as high as 16 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Champaign IL
 40.1°N 88.26°W (Elev. 755 ft)
6:38 pm CDT Aug 25, 2019
7pm CDT Aug 25, 2019-6pm CDT Sep 1, 2019
 
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