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Severe weather possible for parts of eastern, north-central and southwestern U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon across a large portion of the eastern U.S. from the Mid-Atlantic & Ohio Valley into the Deep South. Severe thunderstorms are also possible across parts of the northern Plains & southern Ariz. Damaging wind gusts & large hail will be the main threats with severe thunderstorms that develop in these areas.
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Current conditions at

Mattoon / Charleston, Coles County Memorial Airport (KMTO)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 722ft.

Fog/Mist

71°F

22°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.83 in (1009.5 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 30 Jun 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSE Charleston IL

  • Tonight

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. East northeast wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Northeast wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Independence Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSE Charleston IL
 39.39°N 88.14°W (Elev. 650 ft)
3:42 pm CDT Jun 30, 2015
8pm CDT Jun 30, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 7, 2015
 
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