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Storms will continue to bring heavy rain, flooding and strong winds to California and many states across the west. Heavy rain will result in flooding for some areas, and heavy snow will be possible at high elevation locations. By mid-week, these storms may bring heavy snow to the northern Rockies and Intermountain west. Heavy rain and flooding will also impact the central Gulf Coast this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mattoon / Charleston, Coles County Memorial Airport (KMTO)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 722ft.

Mostly Cloudy

57°F

14°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Feb 5:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Arthur IL

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Areas
    Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 74. South southwest wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. South southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Cloudy
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Tonight
Areas of fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 74. South southwest wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. South southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Monday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
Arthur IL
 39.71°N 88.46°W (Elev. 663 ft)
4:54 am CST Feb 21, 2017
6am CST Feb 21, 2017-6pm CST Feb 27, 2017
 
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