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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
301 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

...BETWEEN 2 AND 5 INCHES OF SNOW EXPECTED OVERNIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.A STORM SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO TRACK INTO CENTRAL ILLINOIS ON
SUNDAY...SPREADING SNOW INTO PARTS OF WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS LATE
THIS EVENING AND EARLY OVERNIGHT...WITH THE SNOW PUSHING INTO
EAST CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS LATE TONIGHT. SNOW WILL
CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY SUNDAY BEFORE DIMINISHING SUNDAY EVENING.
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED BY SUNSET SUNDAY
OVER MOST OF THE AREA...WITH 4 TO 5 INCHES POSSIBLE ALONG AND
NORTHWEST OF THE ILLINOIS RIVER. SOME FREEZING DRIZZLE IS ALSO
POSSIBLE SUNDAY NIGHT AS THE SNOW DIMINISHES.

ILZ027>031-036>038-040>057-061>063-066>068-071>073-140600-
/O.CON.KILX.WW.Y.0004.160214T0900Z-160215T0000Z/
KNOX-STARK-PEORIA-MARSHALL-WOODFORD-FULTON-TAZEWELL-MCLEAN-
SCHUYLER-MASON-LOGAN-DE WITT-PIATT-CHAMPAIGN-VERMILION-CASS-
MENARD-SCOTT-MORGAN-SANGAMON-CHRISTIAN-MACON-MOULTRIE-DOUGLAS-
COLES-EDGAR-SHELBY-CUMBERLAND-CLARK-EFFINGHAM-JASPER-CRAWFORD-
CLAY-RICHLAND-LAWRENCE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GALESBURG...TOULON...PEORIA...LACON...
EUREKA...CANTON...PEKIN...BLOOMINGTON...NORMAL...RUSHVILLE...
HAVANA...LINCOLN...CLINTON...MONTICELLO...CHAMPAIGN...URBANA...
DANVILLE...BEARDSTOWN...PETERSBURG...WINCHESTER...JACKSONVILLE...
SPRINGFIELD...TAYLORVILLE...DECATUR...SULLIVAN...TUSCOLA...
CHARLESTON...MATTOON...PARIS...SHELBYVILLE...GREENUP...MARSHALL...
EFFINGHAM...NEWTON...ROBINSON...FLORA...OLNEY...LAWRENCEVILLE
301 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 6 PM
CST SUNDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPING ACROSS WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS LATE THIS
  EVENING AND EARLY OVERNIGHT...AND LATE TONIGHT OVER EAST CENTRAL
  AND SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES OVER MOST OF THE AREA WITH 4
  TO 5 INCHES ALONG AND NORTHWEST OF THE ILLINOIS RIVER BY SUNSET
  SUNDAY.

* WIND...SOUTHEAST AT 10 TO 20 MPH...WITH GUSTS OF 20 TO 25 MPH
  AT TIMES LATE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY.

* MAIN IMPACT...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW AND LOW
  VISIBILITIES DOWN TO A MILE OR LESS AT TIMES...AS WELL AS
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

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.

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