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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Paducah, Barkley Regional Airport (KPAH)

Lat: 37.06°NLon: 88.77°WElev: 410ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed S 9 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.61 in (1002.5 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 4:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Metropolis IL

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. South southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 35. West northwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. West northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. South wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. South southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 35. West northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. West northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 53. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Metropolis IL
 37.15°N 88.7°W
5:16 am CST Feb 24, 2017
5am CST Feb 24, 2017-6pm CST Mar 2, 2017
 
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