Southern Heat Continues; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

A summer heat wave continues across much of the Southern U.S where widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories remain in effect. Scattered thunderstorms, some severe with damaging winds and large hail, will be possible today mainly across Montana, and from the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys into the Carolinas. Excessive rainfall from thunderstorms in these areas may lead to flash flooding. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

University of Illinois - Willard (KCMI)

Lat: 40.03° N Lon: 88.28° W Elev: 741 ft.

Light Rain



Humidity 82%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 7 Jul 11:53 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Champaign County

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Near steady temperature in the mid 80s. Light wind.
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows around 70. Light wind. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds around 10 mph in the morning shifting to the northeast in the afternoon. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid 60s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Partly cloudy. Highs around 80. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear. Lows around 60.
Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s.
Sunday Night
Clear. Lows around 60.
Monday Through Tuesday
Mostly clear. Highs in the upper 80s. Lows in the upper 60s.
Tuesday Night
Clear. Lows in the mid 60s.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.

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1206 PM CDT Thu Jul 7 2022

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