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A stormy Friday expected for parts of the central and southern U.S.

Heavy rain, flash flooding and thunderstorms are expected on Friday, from the Southern Plains to the Tennessee Valley. Some of the storms may become severe in the afternoon and evening, especially in the ArkLaTex region and parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Primary hazards will be isolated damaging winds gusts and hail. The Central High Plains and the Carolinas could also see strong storms.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon Airport (KMVN)

Lat: 38.32°NLon: 88.87°WElev: 479ft.

Overcast

70°F

21°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.89 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 3 Jul 7:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WSW Whittington IL

  • Today

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. North northwest wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. North northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Independence Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 82. East northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light east wind.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southwest wind around 11 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. West wind 8 to 11 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. West southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WSW Whittington IL
 38.07°N 88.93°W
7:15 am CDT Jul 3, 2015
8am CDT Jul 3, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 9, 2015
 
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