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Severe weather, flash flooding across parts of central U.S

Severe thunderstorms will continue into Tuesday morning across parts of the central U.S. from northern Oklahoma across the mid-Mississippi Valley and into the Great Lakes. A few strong to severe storms may also occur over parts of the Southeast & mid-Atlantic. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding across parts of the central & southern Plains.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon Airport (KMVN)

Lat: 38.32°NLon: 88.87°WElev: 479ft.

Overcast

75°F

24°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed SW 10 G 17 mph
Barometer 29.93 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 7 Jul 5:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Benton IL

  • Today

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 79. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 63. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. West southwest wind around 9 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South southwest wind around 8 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Benton IL
 38.05°N 88.96°W
5:15 am CDT Jul 7, 2015
7am CDT Jul 7, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 13, 2015
 
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