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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Lincoln IL
309 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

...ICY WEATHER EXPECTED OVERNIGHT...

.Temperatures will fall below freezing in the wake of a cold
front. However, it will remain warmer aloft, which will result in
a period of freezing rain and sleet.

ILZ027>031-036-037-040-041-047-049-050-210500-
/O.NEW.KILX.WW.Y.0008.180221T0000Z-180221T1200Z/
Knox-Stark-Peoria-Marshall-Woodford-Fulton-Tazewell-Schuyler-
Mason-Cass-Scott-Morgan-
Including the cities of Galesburg, Toulon, Peoria, Lacon, Eureka,
Canton, Pekin, Rushville, Havana, Beardstown, Winchester,
and Jacksonville
309 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM CST WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Mixed precipitation expected. Total wet snow
  accumulations of up to one half inch, and ice accumulations of
  up to one tenth of an inch, are expected.

* WHERE...Portions of central and west central Illinois.

* WHEN...Rain is expected to change to freezing rain northwest of
  the Illinois River early this evening, with the transition
  closer to midnight near the river itself.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The ice will result in difficult travel
  conditions, including during the morning commute on Wednesday.
  Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times.

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.

The latest road conditions for Illinois can be obtained by
calling 1-800-452-4368.

&&

$$

ILZ038-042>045-048-051>055-061-210500-
/O.NEW.KILX.WW.Y.0008.180221T0600Z-180221T1200Z/
McLean-Logan-De Witt-Piatt-Champaign-Menard-Sangamon-Christian-
Macon-Moultrie-Douglas-Shelby-
Including the cities of Bloomington, Normal, Lincoln, Clinton,
Monticello, Champaign, Urbana, Petersburg, Springfield,
Taylorville, Decatur, Sullivan, Tuscola, and Shelbyville
309 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
6 AM CST WEDNESDAY...

* WHAT...Mixed precipitation expected. Total wet snow
  accumulations of up to one half inch, and ice accumulations of
  up to one tenth of an inch, are expected.

* WHERE...Portions of central and east central Illinois.

* WHEN...Rain is expected to change to freezing rain after
  midnight near the I-55 corridor, and toward 3 am in areas around
  Decatur and Champaign. Much of the precipitation will end before
  sunrise.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The ice will result in difficult travel
  conditions, including during the morning commute on Wednesday.
  Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times.

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.

The latest road conditions for Illinois can be obtained by
calling 1-800-452-4368.

&&

$$

Geelhart



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