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Heavy snow and hazardous travel for portions of the Great Lakes, Northeast, and New England

Heavy snow, bitterly cold temperatures, and treacherous travel will be likely from the Great Lakes to the Northeast, and into New England over the next couple of days. Heavy Lake Effect snow of one to two feet will impact areas downwind of Lake Eerie and Ontario. Widespread snowfall of 6 to 12 inches will also impact much of northern New England. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lansing Municipal Airport (KIGQ)

Lat: 41.54°NLon: 87.53°WElev: 607ft.

Partly Cloudy

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed W 10 G 16 mph
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill14°F (-10°C)
Last update 12 Dec 2:15 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Thornton IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow before 9am, then snow likely after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow
    Likely

    High: 33 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 21 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 27. North northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 27 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 30 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of snow before 9am, then snow likely after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Snow likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. North northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 27. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
Thornton IL
 41.57°N 87.61°W
2:20 pm CST Dec 12, 2017
2pm CST Dec 12, 2017-6pm CST Dec 18, 2017
 
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