Heavy Snow and hazardous travel conditions expected

Another storm system is expected to bring another round of snowfall accumulations from the Ohio Valley to the Middle Atlantic and the northeast. Strong winds and bitter cold temperatures will also impact the northern Great Lake States.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mattoon / Charleston, Coles County Memorial Airport (KMTO)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: -88.19°WElev: 722ft.

Light Snow

18°F

-8°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed NW 16 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1010.9 mb)
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill3°F (-16°C)
Last update 9 Feb 5:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Charleston IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 17. Wind chill values between 4 and 9. Northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 17 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 23. Wind chill values between 4 and 9. Northwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 23 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values between -9 and 1. Northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 18. Wind chill values between -9 and 1. West northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 18 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. North wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.

    Chance Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 17. Wind chill values between 4 and 9. Northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Scattered snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 23. Wind chill values between 4 and 9. Northwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values between -9 and 1. Northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 18. Wind chill values between -9 and 1. West northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. North wind around 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 17.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
Charleston IL
 39.48°N 88.19°W (Elev. 650 ft)
3:54 am CST Feb 9, 2016
5am CST Feb 9, 2016-6pm CST Feb 15, 2016
 
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