Heavy Rain and Flash Flooding Possible Over Parts of the Eastern United States

Heavy rainfall is expected over portions of the eastern United States through Thursday. Flooding and flash flooding will be possible in some areas. Click the "Read More" link for excessive rainfall forecasts from the Weather Prediction Center. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mattoon / Charleston, Coles County Memorial Airport (KMTO)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 722ft.

Light Rain

61°F

16°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed N 16 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.7 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Sep 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Charleston IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 65. North northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. North northwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind around 9 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. North wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. West northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 65. North northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tonight
Scattered showers, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. North northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind around 9 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. North wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. West northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Charleston IL
 39.48°N 88.19°W (Elev. 650 ft)
11:54 am CDT Sep 28, 2016
12pm CDT Sep 28, 2016-6pm CDT Oct 4, 2016
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database