Elevated Fire Weather Threats for California; Cold Across Upper Midwest with Snow in Central Rockies

Unfortunately, elevated fire weather threats return this weekend for parts of California, as gusty offshore winds increase. Meanwhile, a large cold dome of surface high pressure will keep high temperatures 20 to 30 degrees below average across the Upper Midwest and down the High Plains. Also, heavy snowfall is expected from Wyoming into northeastern Colorado and western Nebraska. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

St. Louis Downtown Airport (KCPS)

Lat: 38.56°NLon: 90.15°WElev: 410ft.

Fair

45°F

7°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1021.4 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 17 Nov 10:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Smithton IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 48 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind around 7 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 11pm and midnight, then a slight chance of rain after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 43.

    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 52.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind around 7 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 39. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 11pm and midnight, then a slight chance of rain after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 43.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 33.
Thanksgiving Day
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
Smithton IL
 38.41°N 89.99°W (Elev. 453 ft)
9:42 am CST Nov 17, 2018
11am CST Nov 17, 2018-6pm CST Nov 23, 2018
 
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