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HOURLY
78
Scattered Clouds
Wednesday-
Mostly Clear
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55
Mostly Clear
Precipitation%
Wind6mph NNW
Humidity77%
UVLow
Thursday-
Mostly Sunny
78
55
10%
78
55
Mostly Sunny
Precipitation10%
Wind5mph NE
Humidity62%
UVVery High
Friday-
Mostly Sunny
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57
10%
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57
Mostly Sunny
Precipitation10%
Wind7mph E
Humidity64%
UVHigh
Saturday-
Mostly Sunny
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0%
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59
Mostly Sunny
Precipitation0%
Wind8mph ESE
Humidity60%
UVVery High
Sunday-
Mostly Sunny
80
60
10%
80
60
Mostly Sunny
Precipitation10%
Wind8mph SE
Humidity63%
UVVery High
Monday-
Few Showers
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61
40%
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61
Few Showers
Precipitation40%
Wind7mph ESE
Humidity70%
UVVery High
Tuesday-
Scattered Showers
80
61
40%
80
61
Scattered Showers
Precipitation40%
Wind5mph S
Humidity71%
UVHigh
RIGHT NOW
Precipitation0%
Wind6mph NNW
Humidity45%
UVModerate
Visibility10 miles
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Latest Forecast


DELIGHTFUL WEATHER HANGS TOUGH OVER ILLINOIS

SPRINGFIELD (WICS) - Central Illinois is in the midst of a very quiet, dry weather pattern. A massive dome of high pressure extends from the Great Lakes into the Nation's Midsection providing ample sunshine and cooler than usual temperatures for mid-Illinois. A few weak disturbances will try to drift across the high pressure ridge, but being moisture-starved and lacking much energy, these disturbances will do little aside from producing a few more puffy cumulus clouds from time to time.

Look for partly to mostly sunny skies through the rest of the week along with temperatures running about 5 to 10 degrees below normal with highs in the upper 70s and lows in the 50s. The weekend offers more of the same with mostly sunny skies for both Saturday and Sunday and slightly warmer temperatures with highs moderating into the low 80s.

The next chance for rain comes early next week with scattered showers possible for Monday and Tuesday with highs topping out in the low 80s.

Be sure to "LIKE" Cheryl Lemke, Joe Crain and Thomas Patrick on Facebook and "FOLLOW" them on Twitter for the latest Summer forecasts for central Illinois.

THE 7-DAY TEMPERATURE OUTLOOK: Look for highs in the upper 70s Wednesday through Saturday; and, low 80s Sunday through Tuesday. Overnight lows will fall to the mid to upper 50s Wednesday through Saturday night; and, low 60s Sunday and Monday night.

Cheryl Lemke - Storm Team 20 Chief Meteorologist


FOR EAST CENTRAL ILLINOIS

COOL, VERY PLEASANT LATE AUGUST WEATHER

Champaign (WCCU) - Now, we begin a stretch of pleasant weather which will take us through the end of the work week, through the weekend and into early next week as well. The details of the forecast are simple through the period as well. Expect full sunshine to partly cloudy skies each day of the next 6 days, with mostly clear skies as night. Temperatures will be 5-10 degrees below average with lows in the mid 50s and highs in the upper 70s. Enjoy!

Watch FOX-Champaign News at Nine weeknights at 5:30 and 9 p.m. on WCCU, Channel 27, or at FoxIllinois.com as well as the FOX Illinois app on your mobile device.

Be sure and "Like" Doug Quick on Facebook and "Follow" him on Twitter for the latest weather updates.

Doug Quick - FOX-Champaign Weather/News Anchor

SUNRISE
06:18:41 am
SUNSET
07:43:10 pm

Today's Record Temperatures

Record High101
F
Record Low48
F