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Severe Weather Continues Today Across the Eastern U.S.; Very Wet in Hawaii

Severe thunderstorms continue ahead of a cold front stretching from the Deep South to the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. Damaging winds will be the greatest threat from these storms, although, isolated tornadoes will be possible. Storms may also produce large hail and flash flooding. In the Pacific, a strong trough is bringing very heavy rainfall and the potential for flash flooding to Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mattoon / Charleston, Coles County Memorial Airport (KMTO)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 722ft.

Overcast and Windy

43°F

6°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed W 30 G 38 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.8 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 1 Mar 1:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Charleston IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 44. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. West wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Light east southeast wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 56. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 44. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. West wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Light east southeast wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 mph in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 56. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
Charleston IL
 39.48°N 88.19°W (Elev. 650 ft)
1:31 pm CST Mar 1, 2017
2pm CST Mar 1, 2017-6pm CST Mar 7, 2017
 
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