Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salem, Salem-Leckrone Airport (KSLO)

Lat: 38.64°NLon: 88.96°WElev: 574ft.

Overcast

47°F

8°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed N 17 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.25 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 23 Oct 10:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Salem IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 40. Northeast wind around 8 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northeast wind around 7 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then rain after 1pm.  High near 53. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.
Saturday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 40. Northeast wind around 8 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northeast wind around 7 mph.
Monday
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then rain after 1pm. High near 53. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Salem IL
 38.65°N 88.92°W (Elev. 551 ft)
10:42 pm CDT Oct 23, 2020
10pm CDT Oct 23, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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