Significant Storm Systems To Impact Both The Northern Plains and The Carolinas

Strong low pressure will bring very strong winds and blizzard conditions to portions of the Northern Plains into Monday. Winds gusting over 60 mph at times may cause whiteout conditions. A second low pressure system is forecast to intensify rapidly off the U.S east coast bringing strong winds, heavy rainfall, and coastal flooding to the Carolina's. Heavy snow will impact eastern New England.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mattoon / Charleston, Coles County Memorial Airport (KMTO)

Lat: 39.71°NLon: -88.46°WElev: 722ft.

Partly Cloudy

41°F

5°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed W 17 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.80 in (1009.5 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 7 Feb 9:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Arthur IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 9am.  Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 25 by 5pm. West northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 31 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 17. Wind chill values between 2 and 10. West northwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 17 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 21. Wind chill values between 1 and 7. West northwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 21 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 16 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 7 to 13 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 9am. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 25 by 5pm. West northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Scattered snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 17. Wind chill values between 2 and 10. West northwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Scattered snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 21. Wind chill values between 1 and 7. West northwest wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 7 to 13 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Arthur IL
 39.71°N 88.46°W (Elev. 663 ft)
9:24 pm CST Feb 7, 2016
10pm CST Feb 7, 2016-6pm CST Feb 14, 2016
 
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