Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Central Illinois

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
400 AM CST THU JAN 12 2017

.AN AREA OF RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL QUICKLY MOVE THROUGH
NORTHERN PORTIONS OF THE AREA THIS MORNING. SURFACE TEMPERATURES
IN MOST AREAS HAS ALREADY FALLEN BELOW FREEZING AND ADDITIONAL
AREAS WILL SEE TEMPERATURES FALL TO BELOW FREEZING IN THE NEXT
COUPLE OF HOURS. SLEET IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THE STRONGER STORMS
AND SHOWERS. FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET WILL COMBINE TO MAKE ROADWAYS
AND SIDEWALKS SLICK VERY QUICKLY. ACCUMULATIONS OF ICE AND SLEET WILL
BE AROUND ONE TENTH OF AN INCH THIS MORNING. THE PRECIPITATION
SHOULD END BY 9 AM...BUT UNTREATED SURFACES WILL REMAIN SLICK.

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KNOX-STARK-PEORIA-MARSHALL-WOODFORD-FULTON-TAZEWELL-MCLEAN-
SCHUYLER-MASON-LOGAN-CASS-MENARD-SCOTT-MORGAN-SANGAMON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GALESBURG...TOULON...PEORIA...LACON...
EUREKA...CANTON...PEKIN...BLOOMINGTON...NORMAL...RUSHVILLE...
HAVANA...LINCOLN...BEARDSTOWN...PETERSBURG...WINCHESTER...
JACKSONVILLE...SPRINGFIELD
400 AM CST THU JAN 12 2017

...FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LINCOLN HAS ISSUED A FREEZING
RAIN ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING.

* TIMING...NOW UNTIL 9 AM THIS MORNING.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...ICE AND SLEET ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE AROUND
  ONE TENTH OF AN INCH.

* OTHER IMPACTS...UNTREATED ROADWAYS, BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES WILL
  BECOME SLICK VERY QUICKLY THIS MORNING AS THE ICE AND SLEET WILL
  ACCUMULATE QUICKLY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR
FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS. SLOW DOWN AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

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AUTEN



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