Winter Storm Warning for Central Illinois
Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 7 am CDT this morning.
A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 7 am CDT this morning.
- Timing: snow will gradually become lighter through Sunrise, with areas of blowing snow.
- Accumulations: additional accumulation of up to one inch, with storm total accumulations of 6 to 12 inches with locally higher amounts.
- Wind: northwest winds of 15 to 25 mph will continue to cause drifting snow through Sunrise.
- Impacts: snow covered and hazardous roadways will be the primary impacts.
A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS
* TIMING...SNOW WILL GRADUALLY BECOME LIGHTER THROUGH
SUNRISE...WITH AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW.
* ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION OF UP TO ONE INCH...WITH
STORM TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 6 TO 12 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.
* WIND...NORTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WILL CONTINUE TO CAUSE
DRIFTING SNOW THROUGH SUNRISE.
* IMPACTS...SNOW COVERED AND HAZARDOUS ROADWAYS WILL BE THE
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.
HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR
OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL
MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS.