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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Marion - Williamson County Regional Airport (KMWA)

Lat: 37.77°NLon: 89.01°WElev: 486ft.

Fair

41°F

5°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 30.38 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 22 Mar 9:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Benton IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. East wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. East wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 57. South southeast wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 67. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 67. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. West southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. East wind around 7 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. East wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 57. South southeast wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 67. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. West southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South southwest wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. South southeast wind around 6 mph becoming east after midnight.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. South southeast wind around 7 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Benton IL
 38.05°N 88.96°W
9:15 pm CDT Mar 22, 2017
9pm CDT Mar 22, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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