Severe thunderstorms possible today in the southern mid-Atlantic; also in the northern Plains tonight

Scattered strong-to-severe thunderstorms capable of large hail and damaging winds are expected across parts of the mid-Atlantic and Carolinas today, with more isolated activity extending westward across the Ozarks. Scattered-to-isolated severe storms are also expected across the northern Plains this evening and overnight with large hail and locally damaging winds.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Southern Illinois Airport (KMDH)

Lat: 37.78°NLon: 89.25°WElev: 400ft.

Fair

91°F

33°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 24 Jun 2:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles WNW Jonesboro IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. North wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 86. North wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Calm wind.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. North wind 3 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 86. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. East northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles WNW Jonesboro IL
 37.48°N 89.36°W
3:15 pm CDT Jun 24, 2016
3pm CDT Jun 24, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 30, 2016
 
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