Tropical Storm Fay in the Atlantic; Severe Storms in the Plains; Excessive Heat and Fire Weather Threats in the West

Summer is in full swing! Tropical Storm Fay will bring heavy rain with flash flood potential, and isolated tornadoes to the Mid-Atlantic and New England. Severe storms in the Plains may produce intense winds, very large hail, and locally heavy rain. Excessive heat 110 to 121 F is possible in the Desert Southwest into early next week. Critical fire weather threats continue for portions of the West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

St. Charles, St. Charles County Smartt Airport (KSET)

Lat: 38.93°NLon: 90.43°WElev: 436ft.

Fair

85°F

29°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1008.8 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index93°F (34°C)
Last update 9 Jul 9:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Elsah IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 8 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 89. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 69. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 88.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 8 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 89. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 69. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind around 7 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Thursday
Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
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Point Forecast:
Elsah IL
 38.93°N 90.36°W (Elev. 407 ft)
8:42 pm CDT Jul 9, 2020
10pm CDT Jul 9, 2020-6pm CDT Jul 16, 2020
 
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