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Strong Pacific Storm System Bringing Heavy Rain, Mountain Snow and Strong Wind to California

Another Pacific storm system will bring a continued threat for heavy rain, very heavy mountain snow, and strong winds to California through Tuesday. The threat of flooding, landslides, and avalanches will create dangerous travel conditions in many parts of the state. In addition, downed trees and power lines could lead to scattered power outages. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sterling Rockfalls (KSQI)

Lat: 41.75° N Lon: 89.67° W Elev: 646 ft.




Humidity 97%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1020.6 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 20 Feb 6:56 am CST
Detailed forecast for

Whiteside County

Cloudy. Areas of fog in the morning. Isolated rain showers early in the afternoon. Scattered rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms late in the afternoon. High in the mid 60s. Southeast wind 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Cloudy. Periods of showers and scattered thunderstorms in the evening...then numerous showers after midnight. Low in the upper 40s. South wind 10 to 15 mph shifting to the west 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of rain 90 percent.
Sunny. High in the mid 60s. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear. Low in the lower 40s. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Mostly sunny. High in the lower 70s. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear. Low around 40.
Cooler. Mostly sunny in the morning...then mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain in the afternoon. High in the mid 50s.
Thursday Night
Rain in the evening...then rain showers likely after midnight. Low in the upper 30s. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Rain showers likely in the morning...then rain likely in the afternoon. High in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Friday Night
Blustery...colder. Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain possibly mixed with snow in the evening...then a chance of snow after midnight. Low in the mid 20s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Saturday And Saturday Night
Colder. Mostly cloudy. High in the mid 30s. Low in the lower 20s.
Partly sunny. A 30 percent chance of rain in the afternoon. High around 40.

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742 AM CST Mon Feb 20 2017

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