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Severe Weather and Flash Flooding Possible Across Parts of the South; Heavy Snows in the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the couple of days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sparta Community-Hunter Field Airport (KSAR)

Lat: 38.15°NLon: 89.7°WElev: 528ft.

Fair

54°F

12°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.60 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 21 Jan 9:15 am CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Menard IL

  • Today

    Today: Increasing clouds, with a high near 68. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Patchy fog after 11pm. Low around 48. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 7 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  Areas of fog before noon. High near 56. Northeast wind 8 to 16 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain and
    Areas Fog

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a northwest wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 50.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Increasing clouds, with a high near 68. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Patchy fog after 11pm. Low around 48. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 7 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Rain. Areas of fog before noon. High near 56. Northeast wind 8 to 16 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a northwest wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Menard IL
 37.99°N 89.81°W (Elev. 525 ft)
8:11 am CST Jan 21, 2017
9am CST Jan 21, 2017-6pm CST Jan 27, 2017
 
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