Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - Page updated at 03:08 a.m.

Astrological Forecasts for 02/22/2017

Aries (March 21-April 19): Today is a 6 -- Take new professional territory. Watch your step to avoid risky business. An uncomfortable situation could arise. Intense work on urgent priorities pays off.

Taurus (April 20-May 20): Today is a 6 -- Slow down to avoid accidents, whether or not you're traveling. Avoid unexpected risk or expense. Hunker down and study your plans. Resist the temptation to splurge.

Gemini (May 21-June 20): Today is a 6 -- Handle financial obligations and pay bills. Changes necessitate budget revisions. Expensive potholes line the road today. Avoid arguments or breakage. Relax and promote peace.

Cancer (June 21-July 22): Today is a 6 -- Obstacles line the road to romance today. Unexpected circumstances could seem upsetting. Avoid arguments with your partner or family. Relax and enjoy quiet pursuits.

Leo (July 23-Aug. 22): Today is a 7 -- Delegate or postpone scheduled tasks to allow some breathing room today. Avoid arguments, accidents and irritation by slowing things down. Nurture your physical health.

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Today is a 6 -- A conflict of interests could interrupt your fun today. Referee a family quarrel. Hold your temper. Another person may be disruptive. Don't force things now.

Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Today is a 5 -- Breakdowns at home require your attention. Make repairs, especially to plumbing, immediately. Slow down to avoid mistakes and breakage. Practice patience. Support your family.

Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Today is a 6 -- You're especially clever and creative, but don't show unfinished work. Avoid risk and irritation. Read the small print before signing. Watch for hidden expenses. Launch later.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Today is an 8 -- Don't burn any bridges. Financial snafus and breakdowns require untangling. Limits are being tested. Avoid reactions and outbursts that you'd later regret. Remember what's most important.

Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): Today is a 7 -- Don't let confidence trick you into overspending or making mistakes. Postpone travel or important meetings. Things could get uncomfortable. Assumptions get challenged. Keep your agreements.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Today is a 5 -- Recharge your batteries. Meditate, rest and consider your next steps. Don't waste physical energy or assume you have plenty. Peace and quiet soothe your spirit.

Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20): Today is a 6 -- Discretion is advised. Don't take anything for granted; accidents and conflict can arise. Keep to your trusted circle of close friends and family.