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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
431 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
010945-
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-
431 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014 /531 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014/

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS ARE LIKELY THIS MORNING WITH LOCALLY
REDUCED VISIBILITIES BUT LITTLE THREAT FOR ANY SIGNIFICANT
ACCUMULATION.

LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WILL DEVELOP LATER THIS MORNING AND
CONTINUE INTO TONIGHT...FIRST IN NORTHWEST INDIANA THEN SPREADING
INTO PORTIONS OF CHICAGO AND THE SOUTHEAST SUBURBS THIS EVENING.
SNOW COULD BE MIXED WITH RAIN NEAR THE LAKE. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
ARE ALSO POSSIBLE IN THE RAIN OR SNOW RESULTING IN HEAVY
PRECIPITATION LATE THIS MORNING AND THIS AFTERNOON. ISOLATED AREAS
COULD SEE 1 TO 3 INCHES OF SLUSHY ACCUMULATION...MAINLY ON GRASSY
SURFACES.

FINALLY...STRONG WINDS ARE LIKELY TODAY WITH GUSTS OF 35 TO 45 MPH
LIKELY...THOUGH ALONG THE NORTHWEST INDIANA AND CHICAGO LAKE FRONT
GUSTS OF 50 TO 60 MPH ARE EXPECTED. VERY LARGE AND BATTERING WAVES
WILL RESULT IN DANGEROUS CONDITIONS NEAR THE LAKE AND MINOR LAKE
SHORE FLOODING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NECESSARY THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

$$



Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
905 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

ILZ005-006-012-013-020-022-023-033-INZ010-011-019-312215-
/O.CON.KLOT.WI.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-141101T0000Z/
MCHENRY-LAKE IL-KANE-DUPAGE-KENDALL-WILL-KANKAKEE-IROQUOIS-NEWTON-
JASPER-BENTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WOODSTOCK...WAUKEGAN...AURORA...
WHEATON...OSWEGO...JOLIET...KANKAKEE...WATSEKA...MOROCCO...
RENSSELAER...FOWLER
905 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014 /1005 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014/

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT /8 PM EDT/ THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...NORTHERLY WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 TO 39 MPH...OR
GUSTS BETWEEN 45 AND 57 MPH...ARE LIKELY. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
CAUSE MINOR PROPERTY DAMAGE UNLESS PRECAUTIONS ARE TAKEN. DRIVING
MAY BE DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY IN HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. MOTORISTS
SHOULD BE ALERT AND USE CAUTION.

&&

$$

JEE

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