Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon Airport (KMVN)

Lat: 38.32°NLon: 88.87°WElev: 479ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 10:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Sesser IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 7 to 11 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 6 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 8 to 11 mph.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 9 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South southwest wind around 7 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 64. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. East wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. East northeast wind 3 to 7 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Sesser IL
 38.07°N 89.01°W
10:15 pm CDT May 24, 2016
10pm CDT May 24, 2016-6pm CDT May 31, 2016
 
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