More Snow for the North Central U.S.; Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the West

Low pressure will bring locally heavy snowfall from the Northern Rockies into the Dakotas and parts of Minnesota through Thursday with well below normal temperatures. Farther east, showers and thunderstorms are expected from the Midwest into the Central Plains. Meanwhile, critical fire weather conditions will prevail in California, the Great Basin, and Southern High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Effingham, Effingham County Memorial Airport (K1H2)

Lat: 39.07°NLon: 88.53°WElev: 587ft.

Overcast

55°F

13°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 30.16 in
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Oct 6:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Watson IL

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then a slight chance of showers between 7am and 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 67. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 9 to 13 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then a slight chance of showers between 7am and 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 67. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southeast wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. South wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. South wind 9 to 13 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Watson IL
 39.05°N 88.59°W (Elev. 551 ft)
10:56 pm CDT Oct 20, 2020
6am CDT Oct 21, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2020
 
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