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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sterling Rockfalls (KSQI)

Lat: 41.74°NLon: 89.67°WElev: 643ft.

Mostly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1008.7 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 6:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Sterling IL

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then isolated showers between 8am and 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 86.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then isolated showers between 8am and 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a west wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Sterling IL
 41.8°N 89.7°W (Elev. 669 ft)
5:16 am CDT Aug 17, 2017
7am CDT Aug 17, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2017
 
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