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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mattoon / Charleston, Coles County Memorial Airport (KMTO)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 722ft.

Fair

83°F

28°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.7 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 20 Aug 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Arthur IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 78. North wind around 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southeast wind around 6 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. West southwest wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 78. North wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Arthur IL
 39.71°N 88.46°W (Elev. 663 ft)
12:24 pm CDT Aug 20, 2017
12pm CDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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