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Severe Weather and Flash Flooding Possible Across Parts of the South; Heavy Snows in the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the couple of 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. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Southern Illinois Airport (KMDH)

Lat: 37.78°NLon: 89.25°WElev: 400ft.

Fair

54°F

12°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.61 in (1002.6 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 21 Jan 8:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Murphysboro IL

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm.  Low around 50. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers.  High near 60. East wind 6 to 11 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. West northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. South wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm. Low around 50. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers. High near 60. East wind 6 to 11 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. West northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. South wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40. West northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind around 7 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. West northwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Murphysboro IL
 37.77°N 89.34°W
8:58 am CST Jan 21, 2017
9am CST Jan 21, 2017-6pm CST Jan 27, 2017
 
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