Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Effingham, Effingham County Memorial Airport (K1H2)

Lat: 39.07°NLon: 88.53°WElev: 587ft.

Overcast

7°C

44°F

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed N 22 G 31 km/h
Barometer 30.26 in
Dewpoint 2°C (36°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill3°C (37°F)
Last update 23 Oct 11:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSE Effingham IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. North wind 18 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 12. Northeast wind 14 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 27 km/h.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 12 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Northeast wind 11 to 13 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. East northeast wind 8 to 11 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 13 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 8 km/h after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 6 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 11. North wind 8 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 11 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain showers likely before 5am, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 2. North wind 10 to 13 km/h, with gusts as high as 24 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 2 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 10.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 10 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 0.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 0 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. North wind 18 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 34 km/h.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 12. Northeast wind 14 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 27 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Northeast wind 11 to 13 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. East northeast wind 8 to 11 km/h.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 8 km/h after midnight.
Monday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 11. North wind 8 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Monday Night
Rain showers likely before 5am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 2. North wind 10 to 13 km/h, with gusts as high as 24 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 10.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 0.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 14.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 13.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSE Effingham IL
 39.07°N 88.53°W (Elev. 169 m)
10:55 pm CDT Oct 23, 2020
11pm CDT Oct 23, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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