Flood and Severe Weather Threats

A slow moving storm system will affect areas from the Great Lakes, Ohio Valley, middle and lower Mississippi Valley and Southeast through tonight. Strong to severe thunderstorms accompanied by heavy rainfall with flash flood threat are all possible. Meanwhile, record heat continues for interior central California. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sparta Community-Hunter Field Airport (KSAR)

Lat: 38.15°NLon: 89.7°WElev: 528ft.

Overcast

79°F

26°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed SE 15 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.76 in
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 25 May 3:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Pinckneyville IL

Lake Wind Advisory until May 25, 05:00pm
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Lake Wind Advisory
  •  
    Lake Wind Advisory until May 25, 05:00pm

    NOW until
    5:00pm Wed

    Lake Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Steady temperature around 76. South wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Low around 64. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 73. South southeast wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Light west southwest wind becoming west northwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Steady temperature around 76. South wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Low around 64. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 73. South southeast wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Light west southwest wind becoming west northwest 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 10 to 13 mph.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. South wind 6 to 9 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 6 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Pinckneyville IL
 38.08°N 89.38°W
3:15 pm CDT May 25, 2022
3pm CDT May 25, 2022-6pm CDT May 31, 2022
 
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