Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains on Friday. Isolated severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding, especially in the mountains of Wyoming.
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Current conditions at

Mattoon / Charleston, Coles County Memorial Airport (KMTO)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 722ft.

Fair

53°F

12°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed NW 5 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 5 May 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Mattoon IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74. West northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 78. West wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. North northeast wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. East wind around 8 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 61.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74. West northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 78. West wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. North northeast wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. East wind around 8 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind 7 to 9 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Mattoon IL
 39.47°N 88.36°W (Elev. 728 ft)
7:24 pm CDT May 5, 2016
9pm CDT May 5, 2016-6pm CDT May 12, 2016
 
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