Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon Airport (KMVN)

Lat: 38.32°NLon: 88.87°WElev: 479ft.

A Few Clouds

55°F

13°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 May 8:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Sesser IL

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 66. North northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then a slight chance of showers between noon and 1pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 65. West southwest wind 10 to 17 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. North northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 65. North northwest wind 6 to 13 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74. West northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 66. North northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 48. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then a slight chance of showers between noon and 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 65. West southwest wind 10 to 17 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. North northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 65. North northwest wind 6 to 13 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74. West northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 8 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Sesser IL
 38.07°N 89.01°W
7:43 am CDT May 3, 2016
8am CDT May 3, 2016-6pm CDT May 9, 2016
 
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