Zeta to Make Landfall Today; Heavy Rainfall and Flooding Possible Over Much of the Southeast and Mid Atlantic

Zeta will make landfall along the northern Gulf Coast today with life-threatening storm surge, damaging winds, and flooding. As Zeta's moisture moves northward, heavy rainfall will develop across much of the Southeast before advancing into the Appalachians, Ohio Valley, and Mid Atlantic tonight into Thursday. This rainfall will lead to flash, urban, small stream, and minor river flooding. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Southern Illinois Airport (KMDH)

Lat: 37.78°NLon: 89.25°WElev: 400ft.

Fog/Mist

49°F

9°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.1 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 28 Oct 12:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Murphysboro IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 53. Northeast wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Steady temperature around 51. North northeast wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers.  Temperature falling to around 46 by 9am. North northeast wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. North northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 53. North wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 52. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 53. Northeast wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Steady temperature around 51. North northeast wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Thursday
Showers. Temperature falling to around 46 by 9am. North northeast wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. North northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 53. North wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Calm wind.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 52. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light northwest after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 54. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 61. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Murphysboro IL
 37.77°N 89.34°W
12:15 pm CDT Oct 28, 2020
1pm CDT Oct 28, 2020-6pm CST Nov 3, 2020
 
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