Champaign/Decatur


Freeze Warnings Issued Across Southern Illinois for Upcoming Weekend.

Cruel, simply cruel. After the stretch of warm weather we’ve had, nature is reminding us it can still get cold this time of year. Beginning Friday night temperatures should dip below freezing and may stay there much of the weekend, with the coldest temperatures expected Sunday morning that may dip […]


Potential Ice Storm This Weekend? A First Look.

Very unsettled weather will take aim on the region this weekend. A slow moving frontal zone is expected to be the focus for a prolonged period of precipitation beginning Friday and potentially lasting through Monday. Right now the potential for freezing rain (ice) is the main concern, especially with the […]


Inclement Weather for Christmas 2016?

Good evening everyone! I hope you were all able to thaw yourselves out after a few days of brutally cold temperatures and snow. Our last event went pretty much as forecast. There is no such thing as a perfect forecast, but there are good ones! I believe the National Weather […]


Severe Weather Outbreak Likely on Wednesday

Forecast models continue to paint a pretty ominous scenario for northern Illinois on Wednesday, which is ironically the 1 year anniversary of a tornado outbreak that saw an EF-3 tornado strike Coal City. The same areas will once again be under the threat for significant severe weather – including the […]