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Severe weather and flash flooding possible in separate areas Saturday

Severe weather will be possible across portions of the central and northern Plains Saturday. Primary threats will be large hail and damaging winds although a brief tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys, heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding where 1 to 2 inches of rainfall is possible through Sunday morning.
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Current conditions at

Marion - Williamson County Regional Airport (KMWA)

Lat: 37.77°NLon: 89.01°WElev: 486ft.

Fog

66°F

19°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 0.15 mi
Last update 4 Jul 6:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Benton IL

  • Independence
    Day

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming northeast around 6 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light east wind.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 5 to 11 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 65. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. East northeast wind around 6 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming south southeast after midnight.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South southwest wind around 8 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Benton IL
 38.05°N 88.96°W
6:43 am CDT Jul 4, 2015
7am CDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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