Heavy Rain and Mountain Snow in the West; Bitter Wind Chills in the Northeast

A series of Pacific storms will produce heavy rain in portions of California, including recent burn scars where debris flows, mudslides, and flash flooding are possible through Friday. In addition, heavy mountain snow up to 3 feet or more is forecast in the western state mountains. A blast of arctic air will push wind chills to between minus 15 and minus 25 in the Northeast on Thanksgiving. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mattoon / Charleston, Coles County Memorial Airport (KMTO)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 722ft.

Fog/Mist

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 30.33 in (1027.8 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 22 Nov 3:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Arthur IL

  • Thanksgiving
    Day

    Thanksgiving Day: Sunny, with a high near 51. South southeast wind around 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. South southeast wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 51. South wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain.  Low around 43. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 53. West southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    High: 53 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain, mainly after noon.  High near 53. Southeast wind 10 to 18 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain

    High: 53 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 11pm and midnight, then a chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy then
    Chance Snow
    and Blustery

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Breezy.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Thanksgiving Day
Sunny, with a high near 51. South southeast wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. South southeast wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 51. South wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Friday Night
Rain. Low around 43. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 53. West southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Sunday
Rain, mainly after noon. High near 53. Southeast wind 10 to 18 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 11pm and midnight, then a chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
Arthur IL
 39.71°N 88.46°W (Elev. 663 ft)
3:38 am CST Nov 22, 2018
4am CST Nov 22, 2018-6pm CST Nov 28, 2018
 
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