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Severe Thunderstorms Back to The Plains; Chance Severe Storms in Mid-Atlantic

A new Pacific storm moving into the Plains will spark a new round of severe thunderstorms in the Plains with potential for damaging winds, very large hail, and tornadoes Tuesday. Heavy rains may produce flash floods, especially, from north-central Texas into Kansas. In the Mid-Atlantic,there will be a chance of severe thunderstorms. Strong winds in the Southwest west are keeping fire dangers high. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mattoon / Charleston, Coles County Memorial Airport (KMTO)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 722ft.

Fog/Mist

48°F

9°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 13 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.9 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 28 Mar 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Arthur IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 57. North northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Cloudy

    High: 57 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. East wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. East wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  High near 64. East wind 11 to 14 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Tuesday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 57. North northeast wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. East wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 48. East wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. High near 64. East wind 11 to 14 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Arthur IL
 39.71°N 88.46°W (Elev. 663 ft)
3:24 am CDT Mar 28, 2017
3am CDT Mar 28, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 3, 2017
 
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