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Sprawling Storm System Bringing Impactful Weather To Western and Central U.S. Through Midweek

A large storm system will extend from the West Coast to the Great Lakes during the next couple days bringing hazardous weather to many parts of the country. Heavy snow is expected in the higher terrain of the West, along with very strong winds. Snow and ice will disrupt travel in parts of the Midwest, and heavy rain could cause widespread flooding in the Mississippi Valley and Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Southern Illinois Airport (KMDH)

Lat: 37.78°NLon: 89.25°WElev: 400ft.

Overcast and Breezy

59°F

15°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 21 G 31 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Feb 5:52 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Carbondale IL

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers between 1pm and 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely before 7am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 7am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  High near 72. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 43. South wind 10 to 17 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Heavy Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 45. North wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers, mainly before 1am.  Low around 37. North northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. East wind around 6 mph.

    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 55. East wind around 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Showers

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Washington's Birthday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers between 1pm and 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely before 7am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 7am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. High near 72. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 43. South wind 10 to 17 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 45. North wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday Night
Showers, mainly before 1am. Low around 37. North northeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Showers, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 44. East wind around 6 mph.
Friday
Showers. Cloudy, with a high near 55. East wind around 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 61. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind around 11 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. West wind 7 to 11 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Carbondale IL
 37.72°N 89.23°W
5:15 am CST Feb 19, 2018
6am CST Feb 19, 2018-6pm CST Feb 25, 2018
 
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