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Very Cold with Snow and Ice Across the Central & Eastern States; Turning Unsettled in the Northwest

Well below normal temperatures, bitterly cold wind chills, and another round of snow and ice will impact the central and eastern U.S. through at least Tuesday. Wintry precipitation will extend as far south as Texas and Louisiana. Meanwhile, rain and wind will return to the Pacific Northwest, with locally heavy precipitation by mid-week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Marion - Williamson County Regional Airport (KMWA)

Lat: 37.77°NLon: 89.01°WElev: 486ft.

Overcast

9°F

-13°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed NW 12 mph
Barometer 30.65 in
Dewpoint -2°F (-19°C)
Visibility 20.00 mi
Wind Chill-6°F (-21°C)
Last update 16 Jan 2:45 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Benton IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. West northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 14 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Wind chill values as low as -8. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as -6. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 12. South southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 12 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 35. South southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21. South southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 42. South southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. South southwest wind around 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. South southwest wind around 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14. West northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Wind chill values as low as -8. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as -6. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 12. South southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 35. South southwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. South southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 42. South southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. South southwest wind around 11 mph.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. South southwest wind around 11 mph.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of light rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. South wind 11 to 13 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. West wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Benton IL
 38°N 88.93°W
1:16 pm CST Jan 16, 2018
3pm CST Jan 16, 2018-6pm CST Jan 22, 2018
 
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