Steve Haertling, owner of Haertling’s Radio Shack, blows snow off of the sidewalks along St. Louis Street on the afternoon of Thursday, January 5. After several inches of snowfall on Thursday and bitter cold temperatures over the weekend, weather warmed up on Monday and Tuesday, bring precipitation and high winds. Wednesday and Thursday, more warmth and more chances for rainfall are coming. There are numerous adages that can be applied to Illinois weather, particularly at this time of year. The Nashville News encourages its readers to choose their favorite and apply it to upcoming weather situations as warranted.