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Storms Continue to Pound the Western U.S.

Storms will continue to bring heavy rain, flooding and strong winds to California and many states across the west. Heavy rain will result in flooding for some areas, and heavy snow will be possible at high elevation locations. By mid-week, these storms may bring heavy snow to the northern Rockies and Intermountain west. Heavy rain and flooding will also impact the central Gulf Coast this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon Airport (KMVN)

Lat: 38.32°NLon: 88.87°WElev: 479ft.

Overcast

61°F

16°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.8 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Feb 3:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Benton IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers between 7pm and 10pm.  Areas of fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Areas Fog

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. South southwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers between 7pm and 10pm. Areas of fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. South southwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. South southwest wind around 7 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. East northeast wind 7 to 13 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Benton IL
 38.05°N 88.96°W
3:28 pm CST Feb 21, 2017
4pm CST Feb 21, 2017-6pm CST Feb 27, 2017
 
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