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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon Airport (KMVN)

Lat: 38.32°NLon: 88.87°WElev: 479ft.

Overcast

53°F

12°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed SE 10 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1022.7 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 23 Mar 3:56 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Sesser IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Southeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a temperature falling to near 53 by 8pm, then rising to around 58 during the remainder of the night. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Low around 59. South southeast wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Showers

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Southeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a temperature falling to near 53 by 8pm, then rising to around 58 during the remainder of the night. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Low around 59. South southeast wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind 5 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind around 6 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Northwest wind around 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. North northeast wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Sesser IL
 38.07°N 89.01°W
4:16 pm CDT Mar 23, 2017
4pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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