Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
313 AM CST TUE JAN 20 2015

ILZ003>006-008-011-012-201200-
WINNEBAGO-BOONE-MCHENRY-LAKE IL-OGLE-DE KALB-KANE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCKFORD...BELVIDERE...WOODSTOCK...
WAUKEGAN...OREGON...DEKALB...AURORA
313 AM CST TUE JAN 20 2015

...BRIEF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW MIX EARLY THIS MORNING..

A NARROW SWATH OF SHOWERS WILL MOVE EASTWARD ACROSS FAR NORTHERN
ILLINOIS PRIOR TO 7 AM THIS MORNING...INCLUDING OVER ROCKFORD AND
THE NORTHERN HALF OF THE CHICAGO METRO AREA. REPORTS OF LIGHT
FREEZING RAIN AND LIGHT SNOW HAVE BEEN RECEIVED UNDER THESE
SHOWERS. TEMPERATURES ARE NEAR OR SLIGHTLY BELOW FREEZING ACROSS
THE AREA ALONG AND NORTH OF INTERSTATE 88. WHILE THE SHOWERS WILL
NOT LAST LONG...LIKELY LESS THAN 30 MINUTES IN ANY ONE
LOCATION...EVEN A BRIEF PERIOD OF FREEZING PRECIPITATION CAN CAUSE
PATCHY SLICK CONDITIONS ON ROADWAYS. MOTORISTS SHOULD USE CAUTION
IF TRAVELING PRIOR TO DAYBREAK.

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