Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mattoon / Charleston, Coles County Memorial Airport (KMTO)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 722ft.

Mostly Cloudy

37°F

3°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed N 10 mph
Barometer 30.25 in (1024.8 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 24 Oct 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Charleston IL

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Northeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northeast wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. North wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 35. North wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. North wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Northeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northeast wind around 9 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind 6 to 8 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. North wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 35. North wind around 8 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. North wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Charleston IL
 39.48°N 88.19°W (Elev. 650 ft)
5:54 am CDT Oct 24, 2020
7am CDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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