Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

A strong system will produce a swath of impacts. Severe storms with large hail, damaging winds, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible in the south and central Plains. Heavy rain could cause flash flooding in the Mid Mississippi Valley. Mountain snow will develop in the Rockies. Critical fire weather threats are expected across northern California and the Southwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

University of Illinois - Willard (KCMI)

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

Fair

59°F

15°C

Humidity 29%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1019.0 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 May 1:53 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Champaign County

Rest Of Today
Sunny late in the morning, then partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs around 60. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Rain showers in the evening, then rain showers and chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Locally heavy rainfall possible after midnight. Lows in the mid 40s. East winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
Sunday
Rain showers and chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 50s. Northeast winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Lows in the upper 30s. North winds 5 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the evening.
Monday
Sunny in the morning then becoming partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.
Tuesday
Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.
Tuesday Night And Wednesday
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
Thursday Through Friday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s. Lows in the mid 40s.



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820 AM CDT Sat May 8 2021
 
 

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