Winter Storm Impacting the Central and Eastern U.S.; Another Winter Storm Moves into the West

A strengthening winter storm with trailing cold front will continue to progress across the central U.S. today then the eastern U.S. on Wednesday. Areas of heavy snow, severe thunderstorms, record high temperatures, high winds, and critical fire weather are expected due to the storm. Another storm system is likely to spread heavy rain and snow with strong winds across the West later this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Illinois Valley Regional Airport (KVYS)

Lat: 41.35°NLon: 89.15°WElev: 650ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed SW 12 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.38 in
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Feb 10:35 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Illinois Valley Rgnl-Walter A Duncan Field Airport IL

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 2am, then a chance of snow showers after 2am. Some thunder is also possible.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Windy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph becoming northwest 20 to 30 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Blustery then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 28. Wind chill values as low as -4. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 28 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 20. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 49.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 1am and 2am, then a chance of snow showers after 2am. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Windy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph becoming northwest 20 to 30 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 28. Wind chill values as low as -4. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 20. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south southwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Breezy.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy.
Monday
Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Illinois Valley Rgnl-Walter A Duncan Field Airport IL
 41.34°N 89.14°W
10:12 am CST Feb 27, 2024
10am CST Feb 27, 2024-6pm CST Mar 4, 2024
 
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