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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mattoon / Charleston, Coles County Memorial Airport (KMTO)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 722ft.

Fog

46°F

8°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 29.62 in (1003.3 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 20 Jan 6:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSE Charleston IL

  • Today

    Today: Patchy drizzle before 9am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 52. West southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.

    Patchy
    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog
    then Patchy
    Fog

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy drizzle before midnight.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Patchy
    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. East northeast wind 5 to 14 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 38. North northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Northwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy drizzle before 9am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 52. West southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon.
Tonight
Patchy drizzle before midnight. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. South wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. East northeast wind 5 to 14 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 38. North northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Northwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSE Charleston IL
 39.39°N 88.14°W (Elev. 650 ft)
5:24 am CST Jan 20, 2017
7am CST Jan 20, 2017-6pm CST Jan 26, 2017
 
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