Another 4-8 Inches of Snow and Below Freezing Temps Predicted This Weekend

NOTE: The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory Stephenson, Carroll, Jo Daviess and Whiteside counties for Friday afternoon through Saturday 6:00 p.m.

Thursday – Frigid with sunshine mixing with some clouds; extreme cold may be dangerous for outdoor activities.  Wind chill readings to 26 below.

  • 6 Degrees
  • WSW 7 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

Thursday Evening – Mostly cloudy and frigid; a bit of late-night snow with little or no accumulation. Chance of snow 60 percent. Wind chill readings to 12 below in the evening.

  • 1 Degree
  • S 7 mph
  • Gusts: 13 mph

Friday – Cloudy and frigid with snow, accumulating an inch or two. A chance of light snow in the morning then light snow in the afternoon. Chance of snow 90 percent. Wind chill readings to 4 below.

  • 20 Degrees
  • SE 10 mph
  • Gusts: 17 mph
  • 1-2 Inches of Snow

Friday Evening – Periods of snow, 2-4″; windy, cold with blowing snow; roads and sidewalks will be slippery. Chance of snow 80 percent.

  • 17 Degrees
  • E 18 mph
  • Gusts: 31 mph
  • 2-4 Inches of Snow

Saturday – Snow, accumulating 1-3 inches; windy, cold with blowing and drifting snow; total storm 4-8″. Chance of snow 60 percent. Wind chill readings to 1 below.

  • 23 Degrees
  • NW 24 mph
  • Gusts: 40 mph
  • 1-3 Inches of Snow

Saturday Evening – Partly cloudy, breezy and much colder. Mostly clear. High around 5 below. Low around 12 below. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

  • – 12 Degrees
  • NW 15 mph
  • Gusts: 28 mph

Sunday – Sunny to partly cloudy and frigid; extreme cold may be dangerous for outdoor activities.

  • -2 Degrees
  • WNW 8 mph
  • Gusts: 15 mph

Sunday Evening – Mainly clear and frigid; extreme cold may be dangerous for outdoor activities.

  • -14 Degrees
  • SW 7 mph
  • Gusts: 10 mph

We’ll keep you posted on any new weather developments for the Freeport and Stephenson County area.

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