Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Monroe Municipal Airport (KEFT)

Lat: 42.62°NLon: 89.59°WElev: 1082ft.

Fair

38°F

3°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 1 Mar 6:55 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSE Apple River IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 62. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 45. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds and
    Breezy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 62. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 45. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Breezy.
Monday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSE Apple River IL
 42.44°N 90.05°W (Elev. 951 ft)
6:54 pm CST Mar 1, 2024
7pm CST Mar 1, 2024-6pm CST Mar 8, 2024
 
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