Storms in the Plains; Fire Weather Threats in the Southwest and Southeast

A slow moving weather system will bring potential for scattered strong to severe storms with damaging wind and hail with areas of locally heavy rain in the South and Central Plains. Strong storms may also develop in the Central Great Basin and North Plains. Dry, gusty winds will produce critical fire weather in the Southwest, and elevated threats in U.P. of Michigan and the Southeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mattoon / Charleston, Coles County Memorial Airport (KMTO)

Lat: 39.48°NLon: 88.28°WElev: 722ft.

Overcast

66°F

19°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1022.0 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 May 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Mattoon IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind around 9 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers before midnight, then a slight chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 58. Southeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Southeast wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South southeast wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers before midnight, then a slight chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 58. Southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Southeast wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South southeast wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Mattoon IL
 39.51°N 88.36°W (Elev. 682 ft)
3:38 pm CDT May 15, 2021
4pm CDT May 15, 2021-6pm CDT May 22, 2021
 
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