Dry and Windy Across the Central Rockies; Flash Flood Threat in the South; Possible Midweek Coastal Storm for New England

Dry and windy conditions across portions of the Central Rockies are contributing to an enhanced wildfire threat early this week. On Tuesday, heavy rainfall setting up along a slow moving front will bring a flash flooding threat to portions of the South from northern Louisiana to southern South Carolina. A coastal storm may bring soaking rain and gusty winds to portions of New England midweek. Read More >

Current conditions at

Southern Illinois Airport (KMDH)

Lat: 37.78°NLon: 89.25°WElev: 400ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Oct 3:52 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Murphysboro IL

  • Columbus
    Day

    Columbus Day: Sunny, with a steady temperature around 70. Light south wind.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 49. South southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 75. South wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 61. Calm wind.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Columbus Day
Sunny, with a steady temperature around 70. Light south wind.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 49. South southeast wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 75. South wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 61. Calm wind.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Calm wind.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South southeast wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Murphysboro IL
 37.77°N 89.34°W
3:15 pm CDT Oct 14, 2019
4pm CDT Oct 14, 2019-6pm CDT Oct 20, 2019
 
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