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Heavy snow in the Rockies, Fire weather threat in the Southwest, and Heavy rainfall threat for the weekend in the Southern Plains into the Ohio Valley

Heavy snow is expected in the northern and central Rockies. There is a critical to elevated fire risk across the Southwest. A few severe storms are expected from the Southeast States into the Great Lakes and portions of the Central Plains on Thursday. Heavy rainfall is forecast through the weekend with a threat for significant flooding for the Southern Plains into the Mississippi Valley Read More >

Current conditions at

Sparta Community-Hunter Field Airport (KSAR)

Lat: 38.15°NLon: 89.7°WElev: 528ft.

Fair

61°F

16°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 29.78 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Apr 5:38 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Menard IL

Flash Flood Watch April 28, 07:00pm until May 1, 01:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 51. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. East wind 9 to 16 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 62. South wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 76. East wind 8 to 13 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 66. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 72. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 51. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 6 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. East wind 9 to 16 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 62. South wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 76. East wind 8 to 13 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 66. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 72. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Menard IL
 37.99°N 89.81°W (Elev. 525 ft)
3:59 pm CDT Apr 27, 2017
5pm CDT Apr 27, 2017-6pm CDT May 4, 2017
 
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