DECATUR — A wind advisory is in effect from noon today until 3 a.m. Wednesday across Central Illinois.
Macon and surrounding counties will be affected with wind gusts up to 45 mph, according to the
National Weather Service in Lincoln. This will make travel on highways difficult, especially on north-south oriented roads including Interstate 55, I-155 and I-57.
The weather service advises drivers to use extra caution during the wind advisory.
Expect snow, rain and areas of fog before noon, with a chance of snow between noon and 5 p.m. Total snow accumulation is expected to be less than 1 inch.
Temperatures will reach a high of 36 degrees during the day and a low of 19 degrees tonight, the weather service said.
Reasons we can't wait for spring and summer in Decatur
Feel the wind in your hair while boating on Lake Decatur
There's nothing quite like a breeze in your hair while out on open waters.
Spending quality outdoors time fishing
Spend quality time with your family, friends or by yourself catching a few fish at Lake Decatur!
Enjoy an ice cream outside without freezing
What is even the point of ice cream when you can be cold just by stepping outside?
Check out what summer treats you should be dreaming about
Dining outside is actually an option
During spring and summer you can escape the office confines and take a break by eating outside at one of Decatur's many establishments that offer
Get active at Overlook Adventure Park
We dream of the day we can enjoy the mini golf, ropes course and batting cages again at Overlook Adventure Park. And this year, a new water park is slated to open!
Enjoy some fresh air at one of Decatur's many beautiful parks
Not sure which of Decatur's many parks to visit?
Check out our map!
Take in some fresh air at Rock Springs Conservation Area
Rock Springs Conservation Area always has an assortment of activities or you can take off on your own and enjoy, hiking, biking, fishing, canoeing and more! A little too hot? Enjoy the exhibits inside Rock Springs Nature Center.
Scovill Zoo will be open again
Can't wait to take a stroll through Scovill Zoo and visit all the animal residents or the sculpture park? Get ready for the 2019 season by looking at
past photos from Scovill Zoo.
Flex your muscles with Decatu Park District sports, recreational activities
Kids can finally get outside and get active with various
sports and recreational activities for all ages through the Decatur Park District.
Get your run on with Staley Striders and Tuesday Night Park Runs
Athletes ages 6 and older can
learn how to run and enjoy Tuesday Night Park Runs in beautiful Fairview Park.
Contact Kennedy Nolen at (217) 421-6985.