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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon Airport (KMVN)

Lat: 38.32°NLon: 88.87°WElev: 479ft.

Overcast

54°F

12°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.63 in (1002.9 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 4:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WSW Whittington IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 57. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 40. West northwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Light south southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. South southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. South wind around 8 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind around 9 mph.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. South southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 57. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 40. West northwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Light south southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. South southeast wind around 7 mph.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. South wind around 8 mph.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind around 9 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. South southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. South southwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. West northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. West northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 51. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. West northwest wind around 8 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 50. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WSW Whittington IL
 38.07°N 88.93°W
4:16 pm CST Feb 24, 2017
5pm CST Feb 24, 2017-6pm CST Mar 3, 2017
 
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