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7-Day Forecast: Quincy

Friday
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  • 81°
  • 65°

Thunderstorms developing in the afternoon

Saturday
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  • 66°
  • 46°

Thunderstorms

Sunday
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  • 64°
  • 52°

Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun

Monday
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  • 70°
  • 52°

More sun than clouds

Tuesday
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  • 78°
  • 60°

Plenty of sun

Wednesday
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  • 82°
  • 64°

Mostly sunny

Thursday
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  • 86°
  • 68°

More sun than clouds

Currently in Quincy as of

  • 69°(Feels like 69°)
  • Broken Clouds
  • Wind: @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 29.99 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:40:18 am
  • Sunset: 08:26:11 pm
  • Humidity: 90
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Macomb

Friday
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  • 80°
  • 65°

Thunderstorms

Saturday
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  • 68°
  • 45°

Showers and thunderstorms

Sunday
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  • 67°
  • 46°

Times of sun and clouds

Monday
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  • 71°
  • 49°

Partly cloudy

Tuesday
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  • 77°
  • 56°

A few clouds

Wednesday
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  • 83°
  • 62°

Abundant sunshine

Thursday
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  • 87°
  • 65°

Mostly sunny

Currently in Macomb as of

  • 70°(Feels like 70°)
  • Broken Clouds
  • Wind: SW @ 6 mph
  • Barometer: 30.01 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:35:34 am
  • Sunset: 08:24:53 pm
  • Humidity: 87
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Pittsfield

Friday
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  • 80°
  • 67°

Thunderstorms, some may contain heavy rain

Saturday
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  • 71°
  • 48°

Showers and thunderstorms

Sunday
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  • 65°
  • 51°

Mostly cloudy

Monday
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  • 72°
  • 55°

Times of sun and clouds

Tuesday
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  • 77°
  • 59°

More sun than clouds

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 82°
  • 63°

Mainly sunny

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 86°
  • 67°

Times of sun and clouds

Currently in Pittsfield as of

  • 70°(Feels like 70°)
  • Overcast
  • Wind: W @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 30 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:38:43 am
  • Sunset: 08:22:46 pm
  • Humidity: 84
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Hannibal

Friday
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  • 79°
  • 66°

Thunderstorms, some may contain heavy rain

Saturday
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  • 70°
  • 47°

Morning thunderstorms

Sunday
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  • 66°
  • 49°

Mix of sun and clouds

Monday
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  • 72°
  • 55°

Partly cloudy

Tuesday
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  • 78°
  • 59°

Partly cloudy

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 83°
  • 63°

Mostly sunny

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 86°
  • 67°

Plenty of sun

Currently in Hannibal as of

  • 68°(Feels like 68°)
  • Broken Clouds
  • Wind: @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.01 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:41:11 am
  • Sunset: 08:25:42 pm
  • Humidity: 94
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

Regional Conditions

Quincy
69°
Macomb
70°
Pittsfield
70°
Hannibal
68°
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