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Severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Strong to severe storms will be possible Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across eastern Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast from parts of Texas to the lower Miss. Valley increasing the flash and river flooding concerns, with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Marion - Williamson County Regional Airport (KMWA)

Lat: 37.77°NLon: 89.01°WElev: 486ft.

Overcast

72°F

22°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed S 15 mph
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 20.00 mi
Last update 25 May 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Benton IL

  • Memorial
    Day

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Memorial Day
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South southwest wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South wind 5 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 65. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming east southeast after midnight.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Benton IL
 38.05°N 88.93°W
9:59 am CDT May 25, 2015
11am CDT May 25, 2015-6pm CDT May 31, 2015
 
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