A soggy Mother’s Day today due to a frontal system moving out of the area.
Widespread heavy rain showers continuing this morning before 10 AM. Lingering showers across the area late morning and early afternoon, but conditions will begin to dry out later in the day. Rain accumulations between 1-2″ is likely. Areas south of I-74 corridor should expect accumulations between 1.5-2″. However, Bloomington-Normal area may see rain accumulations slightly higher, roughly around 2-3″.
Not the best for any outdoor plans with mom this morning, but dry conditions look likely later in the afternoon. Expect cloudy conditions for the remainder of the day along with unseasonably cooler highs in the low to mid-50s.
Winds will be gusty at times Sunday, especially during periods of heavy rain showers. Gusty winds begin to settle heading later into Sunday evening.
Dry, and unseasonably cool weather is expected at the start of the upcoming work-week before 70s make a return in the forecast.