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 >

Current conditions at

Pontiac Municipal Airport (KPNT)

Lat: 40.92°NLon: 88.62°WElev: 650ft.

Fair

59°F

15°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Oct 3:15 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles WSW Saunemin IL

  • Columbus
    Day

    Columbus Day: Sunny, with a high near 58. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 65. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 56.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Columbus Day
Sunny, with a high near 58. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the evening.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 65. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles WSW Saunemin IL
 40.86°N 88.5°W
3:15 pm CDT Oct 14, 2019
3pm CDT Oct 14, 2019-6pm CDT Oct 20, 2019
 
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