Wet in the Northwest; Storm System Takes Shape in the Southern Plains

A stream of moisture into the Northwest and northern Rockies today will produce locally heavy rain, mountain snow and gusty to high winds. Meanwhile, a storm system will gradually develop across the southern Plains today for heavy to excessive rainfall, possible flooding and isolated strong to severe thunderstorms in portions of Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mattoon / Charleston, Coles County Memorial Airport (KMTO)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 722ft.

Partly Cloudy

49°F

9°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1019.0 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 7 Feb 11:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Mattoon/Charleston, Coles County Memorial Airport IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 52. West wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 46. East wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Temperature rising to around 54 by 3am. Breezy, with an east wind 11 to 16 mph becoming south southwest 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of rain before noon.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 42 by 5pm. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Chance Rain
    and Windy
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 37.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 52. West wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 46. East wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Temperature rising to around 54 by 3am. Breezy, with an east wind 11 to 16 mph becoming south southwest 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 41 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of rain before noon. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 42 by 5pm. Windy, with a west southwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 37.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Mattoon/Charleston, Coles County Memorial Airport IL
 39.49°N 88.27°W (Elev. 696 ft)
12:40 pm CST Feb 7, 2023
12pm CST Feb 7, 2023-6pm CST Feb 13, 2023
 
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