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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
324 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...MIXED PRECIPITATION THROUGH THE TUESDAY MORNING COMMUTE...

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
031730-
/O.CON.KLOT.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150303T1800Z/
WINNEBAGO-BOONE-MCHENRY-LAKE IL-OGLE-LEE-DE KALB-KANE-DUPAGE-COOK-
LA SALLE-KENDALL-GRUNDY-WILL-KANKAKEE-LIVINGSTON-IROQUOIS-FORD-
LAKE IN-PORTER-NEWTON-JASPER-BENTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCKFORD...BELVIDERE...WOODSTOCK...
WAUKEGAN...OREGON...DIXON...DEKALB...AURORA...WHEATON...CHICAGO...
OTTAWA...OSWEGO...MORRIS...JOLIET...KANKAKEE...PONTIAC...
WATSEKA...PAXTON...GARY...VALPARAISO...MOROCCO...RENSSELAER...
FOWLER
324 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015 /424 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015/

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST /1 PM
EST/ TODAY...

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS MORNING.

* SNOW/ICE ACCUMULATIONS... SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATIONS UP TO 2
  INCHES IN THE FAR NORTH...AROUND AN INCH IN THE METRO AREA...AND
  MUCH LIGHTER SOUTH. A GLAZE OF FREEZING RAIN WITH SOME AREAS
  SOUTH OF I-80 SEEING UP TO AROUND ONE TENTH OF AN INCH.

* MAIN IMPACT...A PERIOD OF HEAVY...WET SNOW AND THEN A WINTRY MIX
  WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DURING THE MORNING
  COMMUTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

BMD

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