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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sparta Community-Hunter Field Airport (KSAR)

Lat: 38.15°NLon: 89.7°WElev: 528ft.

Overcast

39°F

4°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 30.32 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 23 Mar 3:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Sparta IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 61. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 58. South wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind around 9 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 61. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Friday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 58. South wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Sparta IL
 38.18°N 89.77°W (Elev. 459 ft)
3:43 am CDT Mar 23, 2017
4am CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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