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Multi Day Severe Weather Event Underway across the Gulf Coast and Southeast

Severe thunderstorms with very large hail, damaging winds and isolated tornadoes will be possible across portions of the Lower Mississippi Valley and Central Gulf Coast into Sunday morning. The threat will shift to the southeast coast to central Florida Sunday. Meanwhile in the west, heavy rain and mountain snow will continue from California to the southern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon Airport (KMVN)

Lat: 38.32°NLon: 88.87°WElev: 479ft.

Fair

54°F

12°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.58 in (1001.5 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Jan 7:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Benton IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 57. Northeast wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 46 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Southwest wind 5 to 13 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. South southeast wind around 14 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. West southwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 57. Northeast wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. Southwest wind 5 to 13 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. South southeast wind around 14 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. West southwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. West northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind around 8 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 37. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West northwest wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Benton IL
 38.05°N 88.96°W
7:15 pm CST Jan 21, 2017
8pm CST Jan 21, 2017-6pm CST Jan 28, 2017
 
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