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Severe weather threat continues Saturday from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the South and Southeast

The severe weather threat will continue on Saturday from portions of the Mid-Mississippi Valley across the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys into the Gulf Coast and southeastern states. The Storm Prediction Center is forecasting supercells with very large hail, damaging winds and strong tornadoes. Those in these regions need to remain weather-aware throughout the day Saturday.
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Overcast

57°F

14°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 29.83 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update on 24 Apr 8:55 pm CDT

Current conditions at

Marion - Williamson County Regional Airport (KMWA)

Lat: 37.77°N Lon: 89.01°W Elev: 486ft.

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Paducah, KY Local Forecast Office

Benton IL

7 Day Forecast

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Thunderstorms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Low around 54. Southeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8am. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 75. South southeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 6 to 9 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 62. North northeast wind around 9 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. North northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 63. North northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. North wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. North northwest wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 71. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. North northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: Benton IL
 38°N 88.93°W
Last Update: 8:15 pm CDT Apr 24, 2015
Forecast Valid: 10pm CDT Apr 24, 2015-6pm CDT May 1, 2015
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