Sun, March 11th Snow Event

(12:15PM) A developing storm system moving across the region is currently bringing accumulating snow to portions of the state… This storm system is in the developing stages and working with limited cold air. Thus, messy precip types and heavy wet snow is the outcome. Areas of rain and snow have […]

Flood Safety Fast Facts• Fourteen people died as a result of driving across flooded roads in 2015, 11 of whom perished during the major flood in late December. This was the highest annual number of flood fatalities since records have been kept.• Prolonged flooding from creeks and rivers and flash flooding […]

Southern IL Forecast

Just a brief update on the forecast as we head into the weekend.  Chilly start to your Friday with overnight lows dipping down into the mid-upper 20s. Expecting a surface low to develop in Kansas tonight into tomorrow which will allow a warm front to develop and begin lifting north […]

Severe Weather Safety

Fast Facts • Illinois averages 850 reports of wind damage and large hail annually. Too often, people ignore severe thunderstorms because they believe only a tornado will cause damage or threaten their lives. The fact is a majority of the property damage and injuries each year is from high winds […]