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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salem, Salem-Leckrone Airport (KSLO)

Lat: 38.64°NLon: 88.96°WElev: 574ft.

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 21%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Oct 3:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Salem IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 47. East wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 73. South wind 6 to 13 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 61.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 47. East wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 73. South wind 6 to 13 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Salem IL
 38.65°N 88.92°W (Elev. 551 ft)
3:31 pm CDT Oct 14, 2019
4pm CDT Oct 14, 2019-6pm CDT Oct 21, 2019
 
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