Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in the South; Another Pacific Storm Moves into the West

Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible across parts of the Southern Plains into the lower Mississippi Valley. Locally heavy rain will impact the central Gulf Coast. Another Pacific storm will produce moderate to heavy precipitation amounts into northern California and southwestern Oregon. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mattoon / Charleston, Coles County Memorial Airport (KMTO)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 722ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

55°F

13°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1012.8 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 5 Mar 8:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Arthur IL

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11am.  Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 50 by 5pm. North wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Cloudy

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. North northeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 55. North northeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 57. East southeast wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. East southeast wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain.  High near 58. Southeast wind 15 to 17 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Breezy.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 50 by 5pm. North wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. North northeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55. North northeast wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. East wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57. East southeast wind 8 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Rain likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. East southeast wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain. High near 58. Southeast wind 15 to 17 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Breezy.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Arthur IL
 39.71°N 88.46°W (Elev. 663 ft)
8:49 am CST Mar 5, 2024
9am CST Mar 5, 2024-6pm CDT Mar 11, 2024
 
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