Fulton Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Special Statement
Issued: 3:15 PM CST Nov. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Strong winds expected on Saturday into Saturday evening...

A cold front will move across Illinois on Saturday morning. Brisk
southerly winds are expected ahead of the front, with wind speeds
of 25 to 35 mph at times. Travel could be difficult for high
profile vehicles on east-west roads early Saturday morning. Behind
the front, winds will increase out of the northwest and become
strong Saturday afternoon into early evening. Wind gusts of 30 to
40 mph will be possible. High profile vehicles could experience
hazardous travel on north-south roads Saturday afternoon and
early evening.