Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Southern Illinois Airport (KMDH)

Lat: 37.78°NLon: 89.25°WElev: 400ft.

Fair

75°F

24°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Jul 9:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles WNW Jonesboro IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 73. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Light southwest wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 73. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Light southwest wind.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. South southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. South southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles WNW Jonesboro IL
 37.48°N 89.36°W
9:43 pm CDT Jul 27, 2016
10pm CDT Jul 27, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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