Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Chicago, IL
WWUS83 KLOT 121742
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
1142 AM CST Sun Feb 12 2017
Winnebago-Boone-McHenry-Lake IL-Ogle-Lee-De Kalb-Kane-DuPage-Cook-
Including the cities of Rockford, Belvidere, Woodstock, Waukegan,
Oregon, Dixon, Dekalb, Aurora, Elgin, Wheaton, Chicago, Ottawa,
Oswego, Morris, Joliet, Kankakee, Pontiac, Watseka, Paxton, Gary,
Valparaiso, Morocco, Rensselaer, and Fowler
1142 AM CST Sun Feb 12 2017 /1242 PM EST Sun Feb 12 2017/
...Gusty Northwest Winds Today...
Strong northwest winds expected to persist this afternoon and
early evening. Sustained winds of 20 to 30 mph are likely through
much of the afternoon with gusts of 35 to 40 mph. However, a few
gusts to around 45 MPH will be possible.
Driving, especially in a high profile vehicle, may become
difficult this afternoon. Outdoor items should be secured.