Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats Shift From Southern Plains to Lower Mississippi Valley; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy to excessive rainfall with flash flood concerns will shift from the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to Critical Fire weather threats will linger through the weekend across the Great Basin and central Rockies. Finally, Major to Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and across parts of North and South Carolina this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sterling Rockfalls (KSQI)

Lat: 41.74°NLon: 89.67°WElev: 643ft.

Partly Cloudy

60°F

16°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed E 12 mph
Barometer 30.33 in (1029.0 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Sep 9:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Dixon IL

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 44. East southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 73. East southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 51. East wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. East southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 44. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 73. East southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 51. East wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Dixon IL
 41.86°N 89.47°W
10:16 am CDT Sep 22, 2018
10am CDT Sep 22, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 28, 2018
 
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