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Strong to high winds are creating critical fire weather conditions across much of California, and explosive fire growth in Southern California. Wind gradients gradually weaken Sunday and through mid next week. Conversely, very wet conditions will develop this week as week along the Gulf Coast; and unsettled weather pattern to the north with snow from the Great Basin to the High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sparta Community-Hunter Field Airport (KSAR)

Lat: 38.15°NLon: 89.7°WElev: 528ft.

Fair

44°F

7°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 16 Dec 8:15 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Menard IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 38. South wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Occasional rain, mainly before noon.  High near 46. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of rain and snow before 7am, then a slight chance of rain between 7am and noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 38. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Occasional rain, mainly before noon. High near 46. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind around 6 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain and snow before 7am, then a slight chance of rain between 7am and noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Friday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Menard IL
 37.99°N 89.81°W (Elev. 525 ft)
5:42 pm CST Dec 16, 2017
8pm CST Dec 16, 2017-6pm CST Dec 23, 2017
 
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