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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.

Fair and Breezy

62°F

17°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed S 21 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.53 in (999.7 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 5:56 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Whittington IL

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 71. South wind 13 to 17 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °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 23 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 48 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. South southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57. South southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. South wind around 9 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 71. South wind 13 to 17 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 40. West northwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. South southeast wind around 7 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. South southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. South wind around 9 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph becoming west northwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. West northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 50. West wind 7 to 11 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Whittington IL
 38.11°N 88.9°W
5:16 am CST Feb 24, 2017
6am CST Feb 24, 2017-6pm CST Mar 2, 2017
 
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