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Severe weather threat continues and flash flooding returns to portions of the Plains Thursday

The severe weather threat will continue over portions of the Plains on Thursday. Large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats. Moderate to heavy rain will also be possible, mainly across the southern Plains, returning the flash flood threat to an area with already saturated soils.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon Airport (KMVN)

Lat: 38.32°NLon: 88.87°WElev: 479ft.

Mostly Cloudy

64°F

18°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 28 May 12:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SE Sesser IL

  • Overnight

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    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

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. 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
12:15 am CDT May 28, 2015
2am CDT May 28, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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