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Fire Weather Threats Continue in the West; Wintry Weather from Upper Midwest to New England

High pressure in the west continues to send weather systems into the Great Basin, and this is keeping fire weather threats elevated to critical across southern California. A series of weather systems will bring widespread snow from the Upper Midwest to the Northeast U.S., with locally heavier snow amounts on the lee side of the Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mount Vernon Airport (KMVN)

Lat: 38.33°NLon: 88.85°WElev: 466ft.

Overcast

32°F

0°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1020.3 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Dec 6:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Benton IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 25. Calm wind.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Light west wind increasing to 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 53. South southwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. South southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers, mainly before noon.  High near 47. South wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 55. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 25. Calm wind.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Light west wind increasing to 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 53. South southwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. South southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Sunday
Showers, mainly before noon. High near 47. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South southwest wind around 7 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 50. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. South wind 8 to 11 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. South southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Benton IL
 38.05°N 88.96°W
7:16 pm CST Dec 14, 2017
7pm CST Dec 14, 2017-6pm CST Dec 21, 2017
 
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