Good evening, Quad-Cities. Here is your National Weather Service forecast.
Tonight will be cloudy and blustery with a low around 6 degrees. Wind chill values could be as low as -10 degrees.
Thursday there will be scattered flurries after 10 a.m. Skies will be mostly cloudy with a high near 9 degrees. Wind chill values will be as low as -10 degrees. Blustery northwest winds will be 15-20 mph with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday night will be partly cloudy with a low around -9 degrees. Wind chill values could be as low as -30 degrees.
EARLIER STORY: Snow makes its way to the Q-C
By Rick Rector
At 8 a.m.: A wintry mix of snow and sleet is now falling and sticking in the Quad-Cities.
EARLIER STORY: Top of the morning to all in the Quad-Cities. The rain has stopped and the temperature is hovering above freezing. Does that mean we missed that winter storm that was supposed to wreak havoc on our day? Nope, it’s on the way.
It’s currently 34 degrees in the Q-C with fog and misty skies.
But the National Weather Service is calling for rain before 7 a.m., with rain and snow between 7 a.m. and 10 a.m., then snow after 10 a.m. Total daytime accumulation of 3 inches of snow is expected.
We’ll feel temperatures fall to around 23 degrees by 5 p.m.
We’re also in store for a breezy day with a northwest wind 15 to 25 mph with gusts as high as 35 mph.
A winter storm warning remains in effect until 6 p.m.
Tonight it will be blustery with scattered flurries before 7 p.m. and a low around 8 degrees. Wind chill values will be as low as -5.
Keep that snow shovel handy.