Powerful Storm to Impact Eastern Third of U.S. this weekend.

A developing storm system will bring a myriad of significant impacts this weekend. Heavy snow up to 18 inches from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast, and ice up to a quarter of an inch is forecast in places. Heavy rain may cause flash flooding from the Mid-South to the Mid-Atlantic. Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and isolated tornadoes will be possible in the Deep South. Read More >

Current conditions at

Salem, Salem-Leckrone Airport (KSLO)

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

Overcast and Breezy

32°F

0°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed N 24 mph
Barometer 29.69 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 19 Jan 1:15 pm CST
Detailed forecast for

Marion County

This Afternoon
Windy. Snow, possibly mixed with rain. Patchy fog. Snow accumulation less than one inch. High in the upper 30s. Temperature falling into the 20s by late afternoon. North wind 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 40 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Tonight
Windy. Much colder. Mostly cloudy. Chance of flurries in the evening. Low around 16. North wind 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph in the evening decreasing to 30 mph after midnight.
Sunday
Colder. Partly sunny in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy. High in the lower 20s. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Low around 14. Light wind.
Martin Luther King Jr Day
Partly cloudy. High around 30. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy. Low in the upper 20s. Temperature steady or slowly rising after midnight.
Tuesday
Blustery. Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain, possibly mixed with snow in the morning, then rain in the afternoon. Little or no snow accumulation. High in the mid 40s. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Tuesday Night
Blustery. Rain, possibly mixed with snow. Low in the upper 20s. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Wednesday
Colder. Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow. High around 30.
Wednesday Night Through Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Low around 20. High in the lower 30s.
Friday
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow. High in the upper 20s. Temperature steady or slowly falling in the afternoon.



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1236 PM CST Sat Jan 19 2019
 
 

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