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

Greater Kankakee Airport (KIKK)

Lat: 41.07°NLon: 87.85°WElev: 617ft.

Overcast

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.20 in
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Jan 9:55 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Kankakee IL

Winter Storm Warning January 18, 07:00pm until January 19, 12:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, with a high near 31. Light north wind becoming east northeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Cloudy

    High: 31 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly after 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow after 5am. Steady temperature around 29. Blustery, with an east northeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow, mainly before 1pm.  Patchy blowing snow. Temperature falling to around 24 by 1pm. Blustery, with a northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 27 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 7pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Blustery, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 12 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of snow before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 15 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Partly sunny, with a high near 16.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 16 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely between 7am and noon, then rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 36.

    Snow Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, with a high near 31. Light north wind becoming east northeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Snow, mainly after 11pm. Patchy blowing snow after 5am. Steady temperature around 29. Blustery, with an east northeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow, mainly before 1pm. Patchy blowing snow. Temperature falling to around 24 by 1pm. Blustery, with a northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 7pm. Patchy blowing snow before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Blustery, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
M.L.King Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 16.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
Snow likely between 7am and noon, then rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 36.
Tuesday Night
Rain and snow before 8pm, then a chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 22.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
Kankakee IL
 41.12°N 87.85°W
9:15 am CST Jan 18, 2019
10am CST Jan 18, 2019-6pm CST Jan 24, 2019
 
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