More storms early this week; warmer weather on its way
CHAMPAIGN — The National Weather Service is forecasting that a warm Monday afternoon could give way to thunderstorms overnight into Tuesday, but warm and sunny days are following soon.
Monday's high could hit 69 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. Clouds will roll in overnight and forecasters are predicting a 30 percent chance of shower and thunderstorms, mainly after 1 a.m. Tuesday morning.
Tuesday likely will remain wet and windy, with a high temperature around 60 degrees. Temperatures will cool off overnight — lows could dip into the high 30s — but the storms should move out by Wednesday morning.
Wednesday and Thursday both will be sunny, but with afternoon high temperatures in the mid-50s and overnight lows in the high 30s.
The warmup begins on Friday afternoon, when forecasters expect mostly sunny conditions a high of 62 degrees. Friday night could bring a chance of showers.
Saturday and Sunday will remain sunny with high temperatures in the upper 60s.