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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Current conditions at

Southern Illinois Airport (KMDH)

Lat: 37.78°NLon: 89.25°WElev: 400ft.

Mostly Cloudy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SE 12 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1009.8 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 12:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Carbondale IL

Flash Flood Watch until May 1, 01:00am
Flash Flood Warning until April 30, 07:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
Flash Flood Warning
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until May 1, 01:00am
    Flash Flood Warning until April 30, 07:00am

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Steady temperature around 70. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Occasional showers and thunderstorms.  High near 76. South wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. West southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 72. West wind around 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 64. East northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Steady temperature around 70. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
Occasional showers and thunderstorms. High near 76. South wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. West southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 72. West wind around 9 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 64. East northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. North wind around 8 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. North wind 8 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. North wind 5 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers. Sunny, with a high near 70. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Carbondale IL
 37.72°N 89.23°W
1:16 am CDT Apr 30, 2017
1am CDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm CDT May 6, 2017
 
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