Cold Temperatures Across the Northern and Central Plains; Severe Weather Potential for the East

Severe weather and heavy rainfall potential along with warm temperatures will affect the eastern portions of the country through Sunday as a cold front tracks eastward. Meanwhile, much colder air across portions of the Plains will bring frost and freeze conditions into Sunday morning. Dry, mild and breezy conditions linger for the four-corner region where elevated to critical fire weather remains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Marion - Williamson County Regional Airport (KMWA)

Lat: 37.77°NLon: 89.01°WElev: 486ft.

Rain

62°F

17°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 21 May 8:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Benton ILSimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. North northwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. North wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. North northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 72. East northeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm.  Low around 64. South southeast wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 56. North northwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. North wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. North northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 72. East northeast wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Low around 64. South southeast wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Thursday
Showers likely before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 5 to 11 mph becoming west northwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
Benton ILSimilar City Names
 38°N 88.93°W
8:15 pm CDT May 21, 2022
9pm CDT May 21, 2022-6pm CDT May 28, 2022
 
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