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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sparta Community-Hunter Field Airport (KSAR)

Lat: 38.15°NLon: 89.7°WElev: 528ft.

Partly Cloudy

56°F

13°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 9 G 17 mph
Barometer 29.63 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Jan 7:55 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Chester ILSimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 66. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 57. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 8 to 11 mph.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 66. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 57. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
Chester ILSimilar City Names
 37.92°N 89.81°W (Elev. 597 ft)
7:57 pm CST Jan 20, 2017
8pm CST Jan 20, 2017-6pm CST Jan 27, 2017
 
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