Severe Storms in Upper Midwest and Across the East; Record Breaking Heat Continues

Scattered severe thunderstorms are likely Thursday afternoon into Thursday night across portions of the Upper Midwest and from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the Carolinas. Early season heat with likely record high temperatures will persist across the Southern tier of the U.S. today and will extend into the Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic, and Northeast on Friday and Saturday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mattoon / Charleston, Coles County Memorial Airport (KMTO)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 722ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.78 in (1008.1 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 18 May 9:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Toledo IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light and variable wind becoming west around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Light west southwest wind becoming south 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Patchy Fog
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southwest wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 83. Southwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 55. West southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming north northwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light and variable wind becoming west around 5 mph.
Thursday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Light west southwest wind becoming south 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 14 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southwest wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 1pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 83. Southwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Low around 55. West southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming north northwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Toledo IL
 39.28°N 88.23°W (Elev. 568 ft)
9:40 pm CDT May 18, 2022
10pm CDT May 18, 2022-6pm CDT May 25, 2022
 
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