Threat For Heavy Rainfall And Flash Flooding Continues From The Mid South To The Mid Atlantic; Critical Fire Weather Over The Western U.S.

A slow moving low pressure system will bring a continued threat for heavy rainfall and flooding from portions of the Mid South to the Ohio Valley and Mid Atlantic through midweek. Some areas could see locally significant flooding. Out west,very dry humidity combined with gusty winds will lead to a continued threat for critical fire weather and dry thunderstorms. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salem, Salem-Leckrone Airport (KSLO)

Lat: 38.64° N Lon: 88.96° W Elev: 574 ft.

Partly Cloudy



Humidity 82%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 24 Sep 6:35 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Marion County

Showers likely and scattered thunderstorms. Patchy fog after midnight. Low around 70. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. Showers and chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. High around 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Tuesday Night
Cooler. Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Low in the upper 50s. Southwest wind around 10 mph in the evening shifting to the northwest with gusts to around 25 mph after midnight.
Cooler. Partly cloudy. High around 70. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Low around 50. Light wind.
Mostly sunny. High around 70.
Thursday Night
Clear. Low in the lower 50s.
Friday And Friday Night
Mostly clear. High in the mid 70s. Low in the mid 50s.
Saturday Through Sunday
Partly cloudy. High in the upper 70s. Low around 60.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear. Low in the lower 60s.
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. High around 80. Temperature falling into the 70s in the afternoon.

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620 PM CDT Mon Sep 24 2018

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