Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Heavy rain has come to an end across the Northeast U.S. as Florence moves into the Atlantic, but major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks as Florence's rainfall makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mattoon / Charleston, Coles County Memorial Airport (KMTO)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 722ft.

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.92 in (1012.3 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 18 Sep 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Mattoon IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light southeast wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 90. South southwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. North northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light southeast wind.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 90. South southwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind 9 to 11 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. North northeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Mattoon IL
 39.51°N 88.36°W (Elev. 682 ft)
11:49 pm CDT Sep 18, 2018
12am CDT Sep 19, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 24, 2018
 
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