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Severe weather possible across parts of Plains, Ohio Valley and mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and southern Plains, the Ohio Valley and the mid-Atlantic into New England. Damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats, with an isolated risk of tornadoes across parts of the central and southern Plains.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon Airport (KMVN)

Lat: 38.32°NLon: 88.87°WElev: 479ft.

A Few Clouds

81°F

27°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 27 May 4:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SE Sesser IL

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 56. North northeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 69. North northeast wind around 9 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Northeast wind around 7 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SE Sesser IL
 38.05°N 88.99°W
4:15 pm CDT May 27, 2015
6pm CDT May 27, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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