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 Calm
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Oct 3:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Vandalia IL

  • Tonight

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

    Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 72. South wind 6 to 11 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 60.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °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 67.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °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. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Increasing clouds, with a high near 72. South wind 6 to 11 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
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 74.
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 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Vandalia IL
 39.03°N 89.04°W (Elev. 499 ft)
3:31 pm CDT Oct 14, 2019
3pm CDT Oct 14, 2019-6pm CDT Oct 21, 2019
 
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