High Flood Risk For Saturated Tennessee Valley and South; Near-Blizzard Conditions Possible for the Plains and Upper Midwest This Weekend

A high risk for flash flooding near a stalled front will continue across the saturated Tennessee Valley and South today. Meanwhile, a storm system producing heavy mountain and rare low elevation snows will shift from the Southwest across the Plains this weekend, with near blizzard conditions. To the south, an outbreak of severe thunderstorms is expected for the Mississippi Valley on Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Illinois Valley Regional Airport (KVYS)

Lat: 41.35°NLon: 89.15°WElev: 650ft.

Overcast

38°F

3°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.32 in
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 22 Feb 4:35 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Earlville IL

High Wind Watch February 24, 03:00am until February 24, 09:00pm
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High Wind Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of freezing rain, mainly after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Freezing Rain

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain before 3pm, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms between 3pm and 4pm, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Patchy dense fog. High near 44. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Rain and
    Patchy Dense
    Fog

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain showers before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 3am and 4am, then a chance of snow after 4am. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 31. Windy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west 20 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of snow before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Windy, with a west northwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.

    Windy. Slight
    Chance Snow
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Windy, with a west northwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 20.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 20 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 30 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 19 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of freezing rain, mainly after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Rain before 3pm, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms between 3pm and 4pm, then rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Patchy dense fog. High near 44. East wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Rain showers before 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 3am and 4am, then a chance of snow after 4am. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 31. Windy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming west 20 to 30 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Windy, with a west northwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Windy, with a west northwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 20.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 19.
Wednesday
A chance of snow before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Earlville IL
 41.55°N 88.9°W
4:16 pm CST Feb 22, 2019
4pm CST Feb 22, 2019-6pm CST Mar 1, 2019
 
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