Heavy rain threat continues through Saturday from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic and the Northeast. Scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible over the Southwest and Rockies.

Widespread showers and thunderstorms will continue over much of the Mid-Atlantic, Northeast and the Ohio valley through the weekend. The central Appalachians and the lower Great Lakes/Ohio valley will likely have the higher rainfall amounts. Showers and thunderstorms will be possible this weekend as well from the desert southwest/southern Rockies northward to the northern Rockies and High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon Airport (KMVN)

Lat: 38.32°NLon: 88.87°WElev: 479ft.

Overcast

64°F

18°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Sep 7:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Benton IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 57. North northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. West wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. West northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Light north northeast wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Light northeast wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Light east wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. East southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. East southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Increasing clouds, with a low around 57. North northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 70. West wind 6 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. West northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Light north northeast wind.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Light northeast wind.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Light east wind.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. East southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. East southeast wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southeast wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Benton IL
 38.05°N 88.96°W
7:15 pm CDT Sep 30, 2016
7pm CDT Sep 30, 2016-6pm CDT Oct 7, 2016
 
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