Snow Continues for the West and Northern Plains; Gusty Winds and Fire Weather for the Central/Southern Plains

A strong cold front continues to push across the Western U.S. today with a storm developing when it reaches the central Plains. Heavy snow will continue across the Intermountain West and Rocky Mountains and spread into the northern Plains and Upper Midwest. Gusty to high winds and critical fire weather conditions are expected for the southern and central Plains today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Mount Vernon Airport (KMVN)

Lat: 38.33°NLon: 88.85°WElev: 466ft.

Overcast and Breezy

51°F

11°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 25 G 32 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 2 Dec 5:56 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ENE Centralia Municipal Airport IL

Wind Advisory until December 3, 03:00am
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until December 3, 03:00am

    NOW until
    3:00am Sat

    Wind Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain between 11pm and 4am.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 23 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 38. Northwest wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 44. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.

    Chance Rain

    High: 48 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Chance Rain
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.

    Chance Rain

    High: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of rain between 11pm and 4am. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 31. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 23 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 38. Northwest wind 12 to 17 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 44. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph after midnight.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ENE Centralia Municipal Airport IL
 38.56°N 88.99°W (Elev. 518 ft)
5:06 pm CST Dec 2, 2022
6pm CST Dec 2, 2022-6pm CST Dec 9, 2022
 
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