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Winter Storm Watch

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
921 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

...PERIODS OF ACCUMULATING SNOW EXPECTED LATE SATURDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

ILZ003-008-010-101030-
/O.CON.KLOT.WS.A.0003.161210T2100Z-161212T0900Z/
WINNEBAGO-OGLE-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCKFORD...OREGON...DIXON
921 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP OVER THE AREA BY MID TO LATE
  SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...IN EXCESS OF 6 INCHES POSSIBLE.

* MAIN IMPACT...THE POTENTIAL OF SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LOW
  VISIBILITIES MAY MAKE TRAVEL HAZARDOUS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

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