Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rochelle, Rochelle Municipal-Koritz Field Airport (KRPJ)

Lat: 41.89°NLon: 89.08°WElev: 768ft.

Fog/Mist

32°F

0°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed W 10 mph
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 17 Jan 3:15 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Creston IL

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

    This Afternoon: Cloudy, with a high near 32. West northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 32 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 18. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 27. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Snow
    Likely

    High: 27 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Patchy blowing snow after 2am. Low around 24. Blustery, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Patchy blowing snow before 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 25. Blustery, with a northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 25 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 14.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 14 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: A slight chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 17 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Cloudy, with a high near 32. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Cloudy, with a low around 18. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Snow likely, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 27. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Patchy blowing snow after 2am. Low around 24. Blustery, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Patchy blowing snow before 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 25. Blustery, with a northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.
M.L.King Day
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17.
Monday Night
A chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 17.
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Point Forecast:
Creston IL
 41.93°N 88.96°W
2:15 pm CST Jan 17, 2019
3pm CST Jan 17, 2019-6pm CST Jan 23, 2019
 
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