More Heavy Rain and Severe Thunderstorms Forecast for Central U.S. Wednesday Night into Thursday

Parts of Oklahoma, Kansas and Missouri which saw 3+ inches of rain to begin this week are forecast to see potentially another inch or more Wednesday night as another front sets up over the area. Along with the heavy rain, severe thunderstorms will again be possible with large hail the main threat. Severe thunderstorms will then take aim on parts of the Southern Plains and Northeast Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sparta Community-Hunter Field Airport (KSAR)

Lat: 38.15°NLon: 89.7°WElev: 528ft.

Light Rain

60°F

16°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.81 in
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 3:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Chester IL

Flood Warning until further notice
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Flood Warning until further notice
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    Flood Warning until further notice

    NOW until further notice

    Flood Warning

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers likely, mainly before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 68. South wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 88.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely, mainly before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 68. South wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. South wind around 7 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Memorial Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Chester IL
 37.92°N 89.81°W (Elev. 597 ft)
2:28 am CDT May 22, 2019
3am CDT May 22, 2019-6pm CDT May 28, 2019
 
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