Severe weather possible for large portion of central, southern U.S.
The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe weather Thursday afternoon through early Friday across portions of the southern and central Plains into the mid-Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys. Widespread thunderstorms are expected along and ahead of a cold front moving across these areas. The storms could produce damaging wind gusts, hail and perhaps even a couple tornadoes.
Read More... Hazardous Weather Conditions Humidity68% Wind SpeedS 12 G 16 mph Barometer29.88 in Dewpoint70°F (21°C) Visibility10.00 mi Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Current conditions at
Sparta Community-Hunter Field Airport (KSAR)
Lat: 38.15°N Lon: 89.7°W Elev: 538ft.
4 Miles NE Menard IL 7 Day Forecast
Detailed Forecast This Afternoon A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 11 to 14 mph. Tonight Occasional showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Low around 61. South wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Friday A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Friday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 37. West wind 9 to 13 mph. Saturday Sunny, with a high near 57. West wind 9 to 16 mph. Saturday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Sunday Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Sunday Night A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Monday A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Monday Night A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Tuesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Tuesday Night Mostly clear, with a low around 54. Wednesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.