Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Southern Illinois Airport (KMDH)

Lat: 37.78°NLon: 89.25°WElev: 400ft.

Fair

67°F

19°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed NW 13 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.5 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 May 8:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Murphysboro IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. North northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 8 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 65. North northwest wind 5 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 46. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. North northwest wind around 7 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Scattered showers before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 8 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 65. North northwest wind 5 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 46. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 6 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Calm wind.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Murphysboro IL
 37.77°N 89.34°W
9:15 pm CDT May 1, 2016
9pm CDT May 1, 2016-6pm CDT May 8, 2016
 
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