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

Galesburg Municipal Airport (KGBG)

Lat: 40.93°NLon: 90.43°WElev: 751ft.

Overcast

42°F

6°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 21 Oct 6:15 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles N Gilson IL

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. East wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. South wind 13 to 16 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 46 by 5pm. North northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. East wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 9 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. South wind 13 to 16 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 46 by 5pm. North northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles N Gilson IL
 40.94°N 90.21°W (Elev. 673 ft)
10:56 pm CDT Oct 20, 2020
6am CDT Oct 21, 2020-6pm CDT Oct 27, 2020
 
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