Strong Storms for Midwest; Very Active Weather Pattern for West

Strong thunderstorms with isolated severe hail are possible today across northern Iowa and southern Minnesota today. Otherwise, a very active and wet weather pattern is expected through early next week for the West Coast and Western U.S. A number of Pacific storm systems will deliver enhanced and excessive rainfall along with mountain snow. 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.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity and Breezy

74°F

23°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed S 21 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.5 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Oct 3:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Bloomington IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny, with a high near 77. South wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradual clearing toward daybreak, with a low around 49. South wind 11 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of sprinkles after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 57. West wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Sprinkles

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of sprinkles before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. North northwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    Sprinkles

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Light northwest wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast around 6 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers.  High near 61. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 77. South wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am. Mostly cloudy, then gradual clearing toward daybreak, with a low around 49. South wind 11 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of sprinkles after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 57. West wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of sprinkles before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. North northwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Light northwest wind.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Light and variable wind becoming east northeast around 6 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Sunday
Showers. High near 61. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then showers likely. Low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Bloomington IL
 40.46°N 88.9°W (Elev. 850 ft)
3:38 pm CDT Oct 20, 2021
4pm CDT Oct 20, 2021-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2021
 
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