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Heavy rain and higher elevation snow continue for the Northwest, fire danger continues in Southern California

A series of Pacific storms will bring strong winds, heavy rain, and mountain snow to the Pacific Northwest and northern Rockies through Sunday. Heavy rainfall and flooding is possible from the Mississippi Valley to the Deep South and Southeast U.S. this weekend and into early next week. Dry winds will prolong the fire weather threat for Southern California for several days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mount Vernon Airport (KMVN)

Lat: 38.33°NLon: 88.85°WElev: 466ft.

Light Rain

67°F

19°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 14 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 22 Oct 7:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Benton IL

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a temperature rising to near 72 by noon, then falling to around 64 during the remainder of the day. South wind 8 to 16 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 65. North northwest wind around 9 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. West northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. West northwest wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. West wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. West wind around 7 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 67. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a temperature rising to near 72 by noon, then falling to around 64 during the remainder of the day. South wind 8 to 16 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. North northwest wind around 9 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. West northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. West northwest wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. West wind 7 to 11 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. West wind around 7 mph becoming south southwest after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 67. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 8 to 11 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. West northwest wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind around 9 mph.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Benton IL
 38.05°N 88.96°W
7:43 am CDT Oct 22, 2017
8am CDT Oct 22, 2017-6pm CDT Oct 28, 2017
 
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