Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Southern Illinois Airport (KMDH)

Lat: 37.78°NLon: 89.25°WElev: 400ft.

Overcast

53°F

12°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.9 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 2 May 10:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Murphysboro IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers before 10am, then isolated showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West southwest wind 9 to 17 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. North northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 67. North northwest wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 46. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Scattered showers before 10am, then isolated showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. West southwest wind 9 to 17 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. North northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 67. North northwest wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 46. North northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Light and variable wind.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 7 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 6 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Murphysboro IL
 37.77°N 89.37°W
10:15 pm CDT May 2, 2016
11pm CDT May 2, 2016-6pm CDT May 9, 2016
 
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