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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
309 AM CST WED JAN 21 2015

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
211530-
WINNEBAGO-BOONE-MCHENRY-LAKE IL-OGLE-LEE-DE KALB-KANE-DUPAGE-COOK-
LA SALLE-KENDALL-GRUNDY-WILL-KANKAKEE-LIVINGSTON-IROQUOIS-FORD-
LAKE IN-PORTER-NEWTON-JASPER-BENTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCKFORD...BELVIDERE...WOODSTOCK...
WAUKEGAN...OREGON...DIXON...DEKALB...AURORA...WHEATON...CHICAGO...
OTTAWA...OSWEGO...MORRIS...JOLIET...KANKAKEE...PONTIAC...
WATSEKA...PAXTON...GARY...VALPARAISO...MOROCCO...RENSSELAER...
FOWLER
309 AM CST WED JAN 21 2015 /409 AM EST WED JAN 21 2015/

...LIGHT SNOW EXPECTED TODAY...

A MIX OF LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE AND LIGHT SNOW WILL BECOME ALL
SNOW THIS MORNING ACROSS NORTHERN ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA.
ALTHOUGH ONLY TRACE AMOUNTS OF ICE ARE LIKELY...SLIPPERY TRAVEL
WILL BE POSSIBLE ESPECIALLY ALONG SECONDARY AND LESSER USED ROADS.
LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW WILL INCREASE IN COVERAGE INITIALLY OVER
NORTHERN ILLINOIS THROUGH 7 AM CST...THEN SHIFT EAST THROUGH MID
TO LATE MORNING. UNDER THE SNOW...VISIBILITY COULD DROP BELOW ONE
MILE WITH SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF UP TO ONE INCH LIKELY. A NARROW
CORRIDOR FROM STERLING TO KANKAKEE ILLINOIS...TO RENSSELAER
INDIANA WILL LIKELY OBSERVE SLIGHTLY HIGHER AMOUNTS OF ONE TO ONE
AND A HALF INCHES WITH ISOLATED AMOUNTS AROUND TWO INCHES
POSSIBLE.

IN ADDITION...PATCHY DENSE FOG MAINLY ALONG AND SOUTH OF A PERU
ILLINOIS TO VALPARAISO INDIANA LINE WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY TO
BELOW ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES THROUGH MID MORNING. IF TRAVELING
ACROSS THE AREA TODAY...BE AWARE OF VARYING VISIBILITY AND
POSSIBLE SLIPPERY ROAD CONDITIONS.

$$

RODRIGUEZ

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