Significant Storm Systems To Impact Both The Northern Plains and The Carolinas

A strong low pressure system will bring very strong winds and blizzard conditions to portions of the Northern Plains today into tonight. Winds gusting over 60 mph at times may cause whiteout conditions. A second low pressure system is forecast to intensify rapidly off the U.S east coast bringing strong winds, heavy rainfall, and coastal flooding to the Carolina's.

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sterling Rockfalls (KSQI)

Lat: 41.7563° N Lon: 89.9141° W Elev: 646 ft.




Humidity 70%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.78 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 7 Feb 8:55 am CST
Detailed forecast for

Whiteside County

Partly sunny. High in the lower 40s. West wind 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 25 mph.
Blustery...cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the evening...then snow showers likely after midnight. Little or no snow accumulation. Low in the lower 20s. West wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph after midnight. Gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of snow 70 percent.
Windy...colder. Snow showers likely. Snow accumulation up to 1 inch. High in the upper 20s. Northwest wind 20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 35 mph. Chance of snow 70 percent.
Monday Night
Blustery. Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of snow showers. Low around 14. Northwest wind 15 to 25 mph. Wind chill readings to 5 below.
Blustery. Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of light snow in the morning. High around 18. Northwest wind 15 to 25 mph. Wind chill readings to 7 below.
Tuesday Night
Colder. Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Low around 4.
Wednesday And Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. High around 16. Low around 6.
Thursday And Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. High in the lower 20s. Low around 10.
Partly sunny. High in the mid 20s.
Friday Night And Saturday
Partly cloudy. Low around 10. High in the mid 20s.

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