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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Pittsfield, Pittsfield Penstone Municipal Airport (KPPQ)

Lat: 39.64°NLon: 90.78°WElev: 709ft.

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Oct 6:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SE Mount Sterling IL

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 4am.  Cloudy, with a temperature falling to near 53 by 8pm, then rising to around 59 during the remainder of the night. East wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 47 by 5pm. Northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 56.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 4am. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to near 53 by 8pm, then rising to around 59 during the remainder of the night. East wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 47 by 5pm. Northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 42.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SE Mount Sterling IL
 39.96°N 90.75°W (Elev. 702 ft)
5:41 am CDT Oct 21, 2020
6am CDT Oct 21, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2020
 
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