Heat Will Continue in the Southeast and Portions of the West

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over the Plains and the Middle Atlantic with heavy rain potential in the south. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Marion - Williamson County Regional Airport (KMWA)

Lat: 37.77°NLon: 89.01°WElev: 486ft.

Mostly Cloudy

88°F

31°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 77°F (25°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index100°F (38°C)
Last update 27 Jul 1:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Benton IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming east.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Light east southeast wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light west wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. East northeast wind around 6 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. East wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming east. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Light east southeast wind.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light west wind.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. East northeast wind around 6 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. East wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Benton IL
 38.05°N 88.93°W
2:15 pm CDT Jul 27, 2016
2pm CDT Jul 27, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 2, 2016
 
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