Friday: Winter Storm Watch

Clouds over a March moon foreshadow Friday's storms. (Photo: Melanie Jongsma)
Clouds surrounding a March moon foreshadow Friday’s storms. (Photo: Melanie Jongsma)
information gathered by Melanie Jongsma

LANSING, Ill. (March 2, 2023) – The National Weather Service issued a Winter Storm Watch, which later changed to a Winter Weather Advisory from noon to 10 p.m. Friday. Rain is forecast to change to heavy wet snow, with southern suburbs like Lansing potentially receiving 4 inches. Winds could gust as high as 45 miles per hour. The wind, combined with the heavy snow, could lead to power outages. Temps are predicted to remain in the 30s all day, hovering right around freezing in the afternoon.

Current conditions, the four-hour forecast, and the five-day forecast are presented below. (On mobile, only three hours and three days are shown.) Details are continuously updated throughout the day:

Lansing, IL
5:16 am8:27 pm CDT
Feels like: 84°F
Wind: 3mph NNE
Humidity: 73%
Pressure: 30.29"Hg
UV index: 9
2 pm3 pm4 pm5 pm
91°F / 72°F
93°F / 72°F
86°F / 64°F
84°F / 68°F
91°F / 68°F

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