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

Pittsfield, Pittsfield Penstone Municipal Airport (KPPQ)

Lat: 39.64°NLon: 90.78°WElev: 709ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Oct 3:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Mount Sterling IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 47. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Clear then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 8 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 59.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 47. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 8 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Mount Sterling IL
 39.96°N 90.75°W (Elev. 702 ft)
3:31 pm CDT Oct 14, 2019
4pm CDT Oct 14, 2019-6pm CDT Oct 21, 2019
 
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