... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 6 PM this evening to
10 PM CST Sunday...
The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for accumulating snow... which is in effect from
6 PM this evening to 10 PM CST Sunday. The Winter Storm Watch is
no longer in effect.
* Timing... expect snow to develop by early this evening and then
diminish Sunday evening.
* Precipitation rates... the heaviest snowfall rates are expected
to occur late this evening into Sunday morning.
* Snow accumulations... 2 to 5 inches of snow is expected to fall
tonight... followed by an additional 2 to 4 inches of snow
Sunday. Storm total snowfall of 4 to 9 inches is expected with
the heaviest totals north of the interstates 88 and 290
corridors. Farther south toward the I-80 corridor amounts are
expected to be on the lower end of the range.
* Visibilities... look for reduced visibilities during the heavier
snowfall... likely below a mile at times.
* Impacts... plan on difficult driving conditions.
A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities... and use caution while driving.
The latest Road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.