Winter Storm Watch
Statement as of 4:51 AM EDT on March 11, 2014
... Winter Storm Watch now in effect from late tonight through
* timing... rain is expected to change to snow later tonight after
midnight. Periods of snow will continue into early Wednesday
* Main impact... snowfall rates in excess of 1 inch per hour late
tonight with total snowfall amounts possibly exceeding 6 inches
by late Wednesday morning.
* Other impacts... northerly winds will increase to 20 to 35 mph
with gusts of 35 mph Tuesday night through Wednesday morning
leading to blowing and drifting snow. Travel may become
treacherous due to snow covered roads and significantly reduced
visibility overnight through Wednesday morning.
A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant
snow... sleet... or ice accumulations that may impact travel.
Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.
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Public Information Statement
Statement as of 7:00 am CDT on March 11, 2014
Snowfall and snow depth reports.
Data provided by National Weather Service Chicago area and Rockford
area snowfall team.
12 hr snowfall 12 hr snowfall total
location ending 6am ending 6pm snow
today yesterday depth at 6am
Beach Park 0.0 / 0.0 / 2
Downers Grove 0.0 / 0.0 / 1
Peotone 0.0 / 0.0 / 1
WillowBrook / 0.0 /
Yorkville 2se 0.0 / / 2
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