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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
423 AM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
011030-
WINNEBAGO-BOONE-MCHENRY-LAKE ILLINOIS-OGLE-LEE-DE KALB-KANE-
DUPAGE-COOK-LA SALLE-KENDALL-GRUNDY-WILL-KANKAKEE-LIVINGSTON-
IROQUOIS-FORD-LAKE INDIANA-PORTER-NEWTON-JASPER-BENTON-
423 AM CST SAT FEB 28 2015 /523 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
NORTHEAST ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

LIGHT SNOW WILL OVERSPREAD THE REGION STARTING LATE THIS EVENING
AND CONTINUE AT TIMES OVERNIGHT...ESPECIALLY SOUTH OF I-80
WHERE THE GREATEST AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

ACCUMULATING SNOW IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY WITH THE
GREATEST AMOUNTS GENERALLY SOUTH OF I-80.

A SIGNIFICANT STORM SYSTEM WILL AFFECT THE REGION MONDAY NIGHT
INTO TUESDAY. DEPENDING ON THE EVENTUAL TRACK AND INTENSITY IT
COULD BRING THE THREAT OF EITHER RAIN AND POSSIBLE FLOODING FROM
SNOW MELT...OR POSSIBLY ACCUMULATING WINTRY PRECIPITATION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NECESSARY THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

$$



Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
415 AM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
281800-
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
415 AM CST SAT FEB 28 2015 /515 AM EST SAT FEB 28 2015/

SNOW WILL OVERSPREAD THE REGION STARTING LATE THIS EVENING. A
DUSTING UP TO AROUND AN INCH OF SNOW IS POSSIBLE ACROSS NORTHERN
ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA BY AROUND MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. SNOW
WILL CONTINUE SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 80 OVERNIGHT WHILE A LULL IS
EXPECTED FARTHER NORTH...THEN SNOW WILL RESUME AGAIN AREA WIDE
SUNDAY MORNING INTO THE AFTERNOON. THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...TOTAL
SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM A DUSTING UP TO 2 INCHES NORTH
OF THE I-80 CORRIDOR...WITH 2 TO 5 INCHES SOUTH...THOUGH SOUTHERN
PORTIONS OF FORD... IROQUOIS...AND BENTON COUNTIES MAY SEE 4 TO 6
INCHES.

$$

BMD

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