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Severe weather threat continues Saturday from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the South and Southeast

The severe weather threat will continue on Saturday from portions of the Mid-Mississippi Valley across the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys into the Gulf Coast and southeastern states. The Storm Prediction Center is forecasting supercells with very large hail, damaging winds and strong tornadoes. Those in these regions need to remain weather-aware throughout the day Saturday.
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Overcast

54°F

12°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.65 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill 53°F (12°C)
Last update on 25 Apr 5:55 am CDT

Current conditions at

Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon Airport (KMVN)

Lat: 38.32°N Lon: 88.87°W Elev: 479ft.

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Paducah, KY Local Forecast Office

4 Miles NNW Benton IL

7 Day Forecast

  • Today

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Gradual Clearing

    Gradual
    Clearing

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. High near 71. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then isolated showers between 1am and 2am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Low around 46. North wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 61. North northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 63. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. North northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. North northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind 3 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. North northwest wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 69. North wind 6 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48. North wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 71. West northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 4 Miles NNW Benton IL
 38.05°N 88.96°W
Last Update: 5:16 am CDT Apr 25, 2015
Forecast Valid: 7am CDT Apr 25, 2015-6pm CDT May 1, 2015
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