Major Winter Storm System Will Bring A Variety Of Impacts To The Central, Southern, And Eastern U.S. Through The Weekend

An impactful winter storm will track from the Plains to New England through Sunday, with bitter cold behind it. Heavy snow is likely from the Corn Belt to interior Northeast, with significant ice accumulations in the Ohio Valley and New England. Farther south, heavy rain could lead to flooding in the Tennessee Valley on Saturday, with isolated severe thunderstorms in the lower Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chicago / West Chicago, Dupage Airport (KDPA)

Lat: 41.9°NLon: 88.25°WElev: 758ft.

Overcast with Haze

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1021.5 mb)
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 18 Jan 1:52 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Batavia IL

Winter Storm Warning January 18, 03:00pm until January 19, 12:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 30. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly after 7pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow after 2am. Low around 25. Blustery, with an east northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow, mainly before 1pm.  Patchy blowing snow. Temperature rising to near 26 by 9am, then falling to around 19 during the remainder of the day. Blustery, with a northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -3. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 15. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 15 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 16 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely before noon, then rain and snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 35.

    Snow Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 30. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Snow, mainly after 7pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow after 2am. Low around 25. Blustery, with an east northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow, mainly before 1pm. Patchy blowing snow. Temperature rising to near 26 by 9am, then falling to around 19 during the remainder of the day. Blustery, with a northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -3. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 15. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.
M.L.King Day
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Tuesday
Snow likely before noon, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 35.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
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Point Forecast:
Batavia IL
 41.86°N 88.29°W
1:15 pm CST Jan 18, 2019
2pm CST Jan 18, 2019-6pm CST Jan 24, 2019
 
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