Winter Weather Advisory

Published 12/03 2016 08:35PM

Updated 12/03 2016 08:35PM

Issued at: 12/04/2016 7:00:00 AM CST
Expires on: 12/04/2016 6:00:00 PM CST
Counties affected: Lee ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>022-041045- /O.CON.KLOT.WW.Y.0008.161204T1300Z-161205T0000Z/ WINNEBAGO-BOONE-MCHENRY-LAKE IL-OGLE-LEE-DE KALB-KANE-DUPAGE-COOK- LA SALLE-KENDALL-GRUNDY-WILL- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCKFORD...BELVIDERE...WOODSTOCK... WAUKEGAN...OREGON...DIXON...DEKALB...AURORA...ELGIN...WHEATON... CHICAGO...OTTAWA...OSWEGO...MORRIS...JOLIET 832 PM CST SAT DEC 3 2016 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 6 PM CST SUNDAY... * TIMING...LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW WILL BEGIN FROM WEST TO EAST ACROSS NORTHERN ILLINOIS DURING SUNDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE UNTIL SUNSET OR SLIGHTLY AFTER. * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES OF WET SNOW WITH THE HIGHER AMOUNTS GENERALLY NORTHWEST OF A LINE FROM CHICAGO TO MORRIS...TO PERU. * MAIN IMPACT...SLIPPERY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ON UNTREATED SURFACES CREATING HAZARDOUS TRAVEL. * OTHER IMPACTS...VISIBILITY MAY FALL TO AROUND ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES CAUSING AN ADDITIONAL TRAVEL HAZARD. * NOTE...IMPACTS MAY BE MITIGATED BY MILD ROAD TEMPERATURES ON HEAVILY TRAVELED ROADS...SUCH AS IN THE CITY OF CHICAGO AND IMMEDIATE SUBURBS. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING. && $$