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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rantoul National Aviation Center Airport (KTIP)

Lat: 40.29°NLon: 88.15°WElev: 732ft.

Light Rain

32°F

0°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 7:15 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Gibson City IL

  • Today

    Today: Snow before noon, then a slight chance of drizzle between noon and 2pm.  High near 34. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow then
    Slight Chance
    Drizzle

    High: 34 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 30 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow, mainly after midnight.  Low around 25. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow.  High near 27. Blustery, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow and
    Blustery

    High: 27 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Blustery.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 11 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 13.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 13 °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 before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 19 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow before noon, then a slight chance of drizzle between noon and 2pm. High near 34. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Snow, mainly after midnight. Low around 25. East northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow. High near 27. Blustery, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Blustery.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 13.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.
M.L.King Day
A slight chance of snow before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19.
Monday Night
A chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
Gibson City IL
 40.46°N 88.36°W
7:15 am CST Jan 17, 2019
7am CST Jan 17, 2019-6pm CST Jan 23, 2019
 
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