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High Winds Creating Critical Fire Weather Threats in California; Heavy Rains Along Gulf Coast

Strong to high winds are creating critical fire weather conditions across much of California, and explosive fire growth in Southern California. Wind gradients gradually weaken Sunday and through mid next week. Conversely, very wet conditions will develop this week as week along the Gulf Coast; and unsettled weather pattern to the north with snow from the Great Basin to the High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mattoon / Charleston, Coles County Memorial Airport (KMTO)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 722ft.

Fair

47°F

8°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed S 13 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 16 Dec 5:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSE Charleston IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 33. South wind 6 to 13 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly between 9am and noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 44. South wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 38. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. West southwest wind around 8 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 33. South wind 6 to 13 mph.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly between 9am and noon. Cloudy, with a high near 44. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 38. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Southwest wind around 8 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. West southwest wind around 8 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north northeast after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSE Charleston IL
 39.39°N 88.14°W (Elev. 650 ft)
6:38 pm CST Dec 16, 2017
6pm CST Dec 16, 2017-6pm CST Dec 23, 2017
 
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