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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Dubuque, Dubuque Regional Airport (KDBQ)

Lat: 42.4°NLon: 90.7°WElev: 1076ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity and Breezy

34°F

1°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed NE 23 G 31 mph
Barometer 29.59 in (1002.9 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 23 Feb 11:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Galena IL

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 34. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then rain likely.  High near 39. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow, possibly mixed with rain before 7pm, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 7pm and 9pm, then snow after 9pm.  Low around 20. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.

    Wintry Mix
    then Snow
    Likely

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of snow before noon.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 40.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 8pm and 9pm, then a chance of snow after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 34. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 9am, then rain likely. High near 39. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Snow, possibly mixed with rain before 7pm, then snow, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 7pm and 9pm, then snow after 9pm. Low around 20. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of around 2 inches.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of snow before noon. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Monday Night
A chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 8pm and 9pm, then a chance of snow after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow before 9am, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 9am and 10am, then rain likely after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Galena IL
 42.43°N 90.44°W (Elev. 814 ft)
11:44 pm CST Feb 23, 2017
12am CST Feb 24, 2017-6pm CST Mar 1, 2017
 
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