Strong winds and wintry weather for Northern Plains, Upper Midwest

A powerful storm system over southern Canada will track toward the Great Lakes by Sunday. Strong winds and wintry precipitation from this storm will impact the northern Plains and Upper Midwest beginning today. Numerous High Wind Warnings, Wind Advisories even Blizzard Watches are in effect across this region.
Read More...

Current conditions at

Lansing Municipal Airport (KIGQ)

Lat: 41.57°NLon: -87.55°WElev: 607ft.

Mostly Cloudy

39°F

4°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed SW 16 mph
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 6 Feb 12:35 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Lansing IL

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 9pm and 1am, then a chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 20. Blustery.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Blustery

    Low: 20 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 24 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 10 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. South southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. South southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 9pm and 1am, then a chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. West southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 33. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 20. Blustery.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Lansing IL
 41.57°N 87.55°W
12:17 pm CST Feb 6, 2016
12pm CST Feb 6, 2016-6pm CST Feb 12, 2016
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database