Winter Storm Warning
Statement as of 11:33 AM EST op 13 december 2013
... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 6 PM CST /7 PM EST/ this
evening to noon CST /1 PM EST/ Saturday...
The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Winter Storm
Warning for heavy snow... which is in effect from 6 PM CST /7 PM EST/
this evening to noon CST /1 PM EST/ Saturday. The Winter Weather
Advisory is no longer in effect.
* Timing... snow beginning this evening and lasting through
* Accumulation... total snow accumulation of 5 to 8 inches by late
* Snowfall rates... up to one inch per hour at times... especially
* Main impact... reduced visibility in snow along with roads
becoming snow covered... making travel slow and difficult.
* Other impacts... the snow will be wet... making it heavy and hard
to shovel. Therefore use extra caution while shoveling.
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.
Public Information Statement
Statement as of 8:00 am CST on December 13, 2013
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 / 3
Beecher 0.0 / / 2
Downers Grove 0.0 / 0.0 / 3
Mount Morris / 0.0 /
Peotone 0.0 / 0.0 / 2
WillowBrook / 0.0 /
Yorkville 2se / / 3
Highland 0.0 / 0.0 / 1
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