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Severe Weather and Flooding Possible Saturday in the Mid-Mississippi & Lower Ohio River Valleys

A potent spring storm system with abundant moisture will bring a chance of significant severe weather and heavy rain across parts of the southern & central Plains to the lower Ohio & Tennessee Valleys on Saturday. Strong tornadoes, extremely large hail, and widespread damaging winds are possible in these areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salem, Salem-Leckrone Airport (KSLO)

Lat: 38.64°NLon: 88.96°WElev: 574ft.

Partly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 29.84 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 27 May 3:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Salem IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light west wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of thunderstorms after 3pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 84. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Patchy Fog
    then Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Occasional thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Low around 66. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light west wind.
Saturday
A slight chance of thunderstorms after 3pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 84. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Occasional thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Some of the storms could be severe. Low around 66. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Salem IL
 38.62°N 88.95°W (Elev. 531 ft)
12:56 am CDT May 27, 2017
3am CDT May 27, 2017-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2017
 
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