Ottawa, IL

2:58 PM CST on December 10, 2016 (GMT -0600)
Desoto St., Center/North Ottawa IL | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Winter Storm Warning

Elev 497 ft 41.36 °N, 88.84 °W | Updated 1 minute ago

Snow
Snow
27.1 °F
Feels Like 27 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from WNW
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.42 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 2400 ft
Scattered Clouds 3000 ft
Overcast 3700 ft
Windchill 27 °F
Dew Point 19 °F
Humidity 71%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:10 AM 4:25 PM
Waxing Gibbous, 86% visible
METAR KVYS 102035Z AUTO 19009KT 7SM -SN SCT024 SCT030 OVC037 M03/M08 A3042 RMK AO2 T10351082
Pressure 30.42 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 2400 ft
Scattered Clouds 3000 ft
Overcast 3700 ft
Windchill 27 °F
Dew Point 19 °F
Humidity 71%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:10 AM 4:25 PM
Waxing Gibbous, 86% visible
METAR KVYS 102035Z AUTO 19009KT 7SM -SN SCT024 SCT030 OVC037 M03/M08 A3042 RMK AO2 T10351082

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Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 10:55 AM CST Dec. 10, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 3 PM this afternoon to
midnight CST Sunday night...

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Winter Storm
Warning for heavy snow... which is in effect from 3 PM this
afternoon to midnight CST Sunday night. The Winter Weather
Advisory is no longer in effect.

* Timing... expect snow to develop this afternoon and then
diminish by Sunday evening.

* Snow accumulations... the heaviest totals are expected north of
Interstate 88 where storm totals of 7 to 11 inches are likely by
Sunday evening. South of Interstate 88 to the I-80 corridor
totals of 5 to 9 inches are expected by Sunday evening. Snow
amounts should tapper off south of Interstate 80 into the 3 to 6
inch range across far southern sections of the warning
area... where the snow could mix with rain later Sunday.

* Visibilities... look for reduced visibilities during the
heavier snowfall... likely below a mile at times.

* Impacts... plan on difficult driving conditions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of
snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in
an emergency. If you must travel... keep an extra flashlight...
food... and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.