Juicy Pacific Storms; Cold and Wintry Weather Pattern in the Upper Midwest

Very wet storms will impact California and some surrounding states over the next several days. Heavy rain may cause flash flooding, and mud and debris flows on burn scars. Heavy snow will impact the western mountains, with blizzards in the California mountains. Meanwhile, a series of storms will bring snow, freezing rain, and bitter cold, especially, later this weekend, to the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jacksonville Municipal Airport (KIJX)

Lat: 39.77°NLon: 90.24°WElev: 614ft.

Fog/Mist

33°F

1°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 16 Jan 1:55 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Ashland IL

Winter Weather Advisory until January 16, 06:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until January 16, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Wed

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Areas of freezing drizzle.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Areas
    Freezing
    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy freezing drizzle before 10am.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 33. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.

    Patchy
    Freezing
    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog
    then Cloudy

    High: 33 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Freezing rain likely after 7pm, mixing with snow after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 29. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Freezing Rain
    then Wintry
    Mix Likely

    Low: 29 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain, snow, and freezing rain likely before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of rain after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow, mainly after 1am. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 26. East northeast wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance Snow
    then Heavy
    Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Cloudy, with a high near 29. Blustery.

    Heavy Snow
    and Blustery

    High: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Areas of freezing drizzle. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind 7 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
Patchy freezing drizzle before 10am. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 33. West northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.
Wednesday Night
Freezing rain likely after 7pm, mixing with snow after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 29. East southeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
Rain, snow, and freezing rain likely before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of rain after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 36. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Northwest wind around 7 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Snow, mainly after 1am. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 26. East northeast wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Cloudy, with a high near 29. Blustery.
Saturday Night
Snow, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5. Blustery.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 9.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -4.
M.L.King Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Ashland IL
 39.9°N 90°W (Elev. 640 ft)
11:25 pm CST Jan 15, 2019
2am CST Jan 16, 2019-6pm CST Jan 22, 2019
 
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