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A stormy, humid weekend may be ahead of us

June 26, 2014 0 Comments
A stormy, humid weekend may be ahead of us

After a relatively quiet work week, it looks like our weekend is looking a bit stormy and possibly rather soggy. A storm system from the west is going to work to pull in extra moisture ahead of its arrival over the next couple of days, setting us up for some abundant and even, in some cases, excessive […]

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Summery, Stormy Days Ahead

June 13, 2014 0 Comments
Summery, Stormy Days Ahead

As we enjoy the benefits of dry, Canadian high pressure that include sunny skies, low humidity, and comfortable temperatures, we know that as mid and even late June approach on the calendar, heat, humidity, and some early summer thunderstorms can’t be too far off. In fact, the pattern will turn on a dime this weekend […]

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A Weekend Storm to Affect the Area; More Snow Chances for Christmas Week

December 20, 2013 0 Comments
A Weekend Storm to Affect the Area; More Snow Chances for Christmas Week

While the brunt of this weekend’s storm will be felt to our south and southeast in Illinois and southern Wisconsin, we’re still looking at the possibility of the largest single day snow event of the season in parts of our local area.  Saturday looks to be a generally quiet and almost pleasant day with generally […]

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Snowfall Totals; A Frigid Weekend

November 22, 2013 0 Comments
Snowfall Totals; A Frigid Weekend

The fast-moving storm system that dropped a dusting of snow on our area Thursday night has moved on to the east, but not before pulling in some cold air and priming us for some winter-like weather this weekend.  Snowfall totals were very much on the light side with generally an inch or less of accumulation reported. […]

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Windy & Cool for the Deer Hunting Opener, Arctic Blast Next Week

November 8, 2013 0 Comments
Windy & Cool for the Deer Hunting Opener, Arctic Blast Next Week

After a more or less windy week, we’re facing more windy weather for the weekend as our weather pattern remains fairly active.  A large storm system centered to our north today is spreading clouds and the threat of light rain showers and sprinkles across our local area.  It’s also producing some rather windy conditions in […]

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Less Heat in Our Future

July 19, 2013 0 Comments
Less Heat in Our Future

After a week that has featured intense heat and uncomfortable humidity, most of us are hoping for some kind of a break from the tropical weather if for nothing else but to save money on electricity.  The good news is a cold front is sweeping through the region today, bringing relief from our Deep South-like conditions just […]

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A Warm and Possibly Stormy First Weekend of Summer Lies Ahead of Us

June 21, 2013 0 Comments
A Warm and Possibly Stormy First Weekend of Summer Lies Ahead of Us

With one round of strong storms already under our belt in the first few hours of summer, we’re facing the prospect of additional thunderstorm activity for today and the next few days as heat and humidity have shown up right on schedule to make things feel rather summery.  The same storm system that pushed the […]

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A Warm, Unsettled Weekend

May 16, 2013 0 Comments
A Warm, Unsettled Weekend

The storm system to our west that looks to bring some unsettled, stormier weather to our area this weekend is also going to pull in some warmer and eventually more humid weather for us.  Of course, that humidity will prime the atmosphere for those rain chances while it keeps the summer-like feel in the air that […]

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Weekend Storm May Feature Snow and Ice

February 8, 2013 0 Comments
Weekend Storm May Feature Snow and Ice

 While we’re finally enjoying a dry day with a little sunshine in the area today, two commodities that have been lacking in our weather for just about the entire month so far, we’re still looking ahead toward a weekend storm system that may cause some more headaches for us.  Ahead of its arrival late Saturday […]

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