Tropical Depression Forecast to Impact the Southeast U.S. this Weekend; May Strengthen into a Tropical Storm

Tropical Depression Two is forecast to strengthen into a Tropical Storm on Saturday. This system will bring heavy rain and gusty winds to portions of the southeastern United States. Life-threatening surf and rip currents will bring danger to coastal waters this holiday weekend. Isolated flash flooding will be possible in portions of the Carolinas and Virginia on Saturday and Sunday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mattoon / Charleston, Coles County Memorial Airport (KMTO)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 722ft.

Mostly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 May 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Sullivan IL

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Sunny, with a high near 84. West southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West wind 3 to 7 mph.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 84. West southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light and variable wind.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Sullivan IL
 39.54°N 88.61°W (Elev. 600 ft)
11:03 am CDT May 28, 2016
11am CDT May 28, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 3, 2016
 
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