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Severe weather expected in portions of the Central U.S on Sunday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Oklahoma expects severe weather to be possible in the Central U.S on Sunday. The area of greatest concern is in the northern Plains which has been identified as an Enhanced Risk area. In this area, large hail and damaging winds will be the primary threats, but an isolated tornado can not be ruled out.
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Current conditions at

Mattoon / Charleston, Coles County Memorial Airport (KMTO)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 722ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 4 Jul 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Charleston IL

  • Tonight

    Patchy Fog

    Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Showers

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 64. Light east southeast wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Charleston IL
 39.48°N 88.19°W (Elev. 650 ft)
6:57 pm CDT Jul 4, 2015
8pm CDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 11, 2015
 
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