Hot temperatures returning to the Southwest

After a brief reprieve, the southwestern U.S. will heat up again on Sunday and last for several days. Temperatures will be 10 to 15 degrees above normal in some locations, with daytime highs reaching 100 degrees in parts of the Inland Empire of southern California, and reaching 100-115 degrees in the deserts of Calif., Nevada and Arizona.
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Current conditions at

Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon Airport (KMVN)

Lat: 38.32°NLon: 88.87°WElev: 479ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 26 Jun 4:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WSW Whittington IL

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 92. North northeast wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. North northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. North northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 80. North northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Light north northeast wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 92. North northeast wind 3 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. North northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. North northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 80. North northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Light north northeast wind.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Calm wind.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 6 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WSW Whittington IL
 38.07°N 88.93°W
4:15 am CDT Jun 26, 2016
5am CDT Jun 26, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 2, 2016
 
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