A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 46. West wind around 5 mph.
A chance of rain and thunderstorms before 8pm, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 9pm, then rain after 9pm. Low around 35. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Rain before 4pm, then rain likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain between 4pm and 5pm, then freezing rain likely after 5pm. Temperature falling to around 31 by 5pm. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
Pekin High School will be hosting their annual fall blood drive on Nov. 9th, 2017 from 10:30 - 3:30 in the high school commons. Blood donation is a safe and simple procedure. It only takes about an hour. Donors need to be at least 16 years old, be in good health and weigh at least 110 pounds. You must bring a photo I.D. 16 year olds must present a signed parental consent form until reaching 17 years of age. Those interested in donating blood should contact Dawn Black at Pekin High School (319) 695-3707.