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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
1114 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

ILZ008-010-011-050000-
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OGLE-LEE-DE KALB-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OREGON...DIXON...DEKALB
1114 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON OR
  EARLY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 9 INCHES.

* MAIN IMPACT...SLIPPERY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ON UNTREATED
  SURFACES CREATING HAZARDOUS TRAVEL.

* OTHER IMPACTS...VISIBILITY MAY FALL TO LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE
  AT TIMES CAUSING AN ADDITIONAL TRAVEL HAZARD.

* NOTE...IMPACTS MAY BE MITIGATED BY MILD ROAD TEMPERATURES ON
  HEAVILY TRAVELED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

$$

ILZ003-004-019-032-050000-
/O.CON.KLOT.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-161205T0000Z/
WINNEBAGO-BOONE-LA SALLE-LIVINGSTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCKFORD...BELVIDERE...OTTAWA...PONTIAC
1114 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON
  OR EARLY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 7 INCHES.

* MAIN IMPACT...SLIPPERY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ON UNTREATED
  SURFACES CREATING HAZARDOUS TRAVEL.

* OTHER IMPACTS...VISIBILITY MAY FALL TO LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE
  AT TIMES CAUSING AN ADDITIONAL TRAVEL HAZARD.

* NOTE...IMPACTS MAY BE MITIGATED BY MILD ROAD TEMPERATURES ON
  HEAVILY TRAVELED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

ILZ005-006-012>014-020>023-INZ001-002-050000-
/O.CON.KLOT.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-161205T0000Z/
MCHENRY-LAKE IL-KANE-DUPAGE-COOK-KENDALL-GRUNDY-WILL-KANKAKEE-
LAKE IN-PORTER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WOODSTOCK...WAUKEGAN...AURORA...ELGIN...
WHEATON...CHICAGO...OSWEGO...MORRIS...JOLIET...KANKAKEE...GARY...
VALPARAISO
1114 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE IN INTENSITY THROUGH
  MIDDAY...AND SHOULD BEGIN TO TAPER AROUND EARLY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 5 INCHES OF WET SNOW.

* MAIN IMPACT...SLIPPERY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ON UNTREATED
  SURFACES CREATING HAZARDOUS TRAVEL.

* OTHER IMPACTS...VISIBILITY MAY FALL TO LESS THAN A HALF MILE
  AT TIMES CAUSING AN ADDITIONAL TRAVEL HAZARD.

* NOTE...IMPACTS MAY BE MITIGATED BY MILD ROAD TEMPERATURES ON
  HEAVILY TRAVELED ROADS...SUCH AS THE IMMEDIATE SUBURBS OF THE
  CITY OF CHICAGO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

BMD



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