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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
346 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

...SNOWFALL TO CONTINUE THROUGH LATE THIS EVENING...

ILZ003>005-008-010>012-019>021-111800-
/O.CON.KLOT.WS.W.0005.000000T0000Z-161212T0600Z/
WINNEBAGO-BOONE-MCHENRY-OGLE-LEE-DE KALB-KANE-LA SALLE-KENDALL-
GRUNDY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCKFORD...BELVIDERE...WOODSTOCK...
OREGON...DIXON...DEKALB...AURORA...ELGIN...OTTAWA...OSWEGO...
MORRIS
346 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL PERSIST THROUGH THIS EVENING. PERIODS
  OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW ARE POSSIBLE AT TIMES EARLY THIS
  MORNING AND AGAIN THIS AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL 3 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOW IS
  EXPECTED TODAY. THIS WILL RESULT IN A STORM TOTAL OF 5 TO 9
  INCHES.

* VISIBILITIES...LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES DURING THE
  HEAVIER SNOWFALL...LIKELY BELOW A MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...PLAN ON DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

ILZ006-013-014-022-INZ001-002-111800-
/O.CON.KLOT.WS.W.0005.000000T0000Z-161212T0600Z/
LAKE IL-DUPAGE-COOK-WILL-LAKE IN-PORTER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WAUKEGAN...WHEATON...CHICAGO...JOLIET...
GARY...VALPARAISO
346 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL PERSIST THROUGH LATE THIS EVENING.
  PERIODS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW ARE LIKELY...ESPECIALLY EARLY
  THIS MORNING AND AGAIN THIS AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL 4 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW IS
  EXPECTED TODAY. THIS WILL RESULT IN A STORM TOTAL OF 6 TO 10
  INCHES.

* VISIBILITIES...LOOK FOR REDUCED VISIBILITIES DURING THE
  HEAVIER SNOWFALL...LIKELY BELOW A MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...PLAN ON DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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.

&&

$$

ILZ023-INZ010-011-111800-
/O.CON.KLOT.WW.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-161212T0600Z/
KANKAKEE-NEWTON-JASPER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KANKAKEE...MOROCCO...RENSSELAER
346 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST
TONIGHT...

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL PERSIST THROUGH LATE THIS
  EVENING...WITH PERIODS OF MODERATE TO BRIEFLY HEAVY SNOW
  POSSIBLE EARLY THIS MORNING AND AGAIN THIS AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL 3 TO 7 INCHES OF SNOW IS
  EXPECTED TODAY. THIS WILL RESULT IN A STORM TOTAL OF 4 TO 8
  INCHES.

* IMPACTS...PLAN ON DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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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