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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1144 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

...BETWEEN 2 AND 5 INCHES OF SNOW EXPECTED OVERNIGHT AND SUNDAY...

.A STORM SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO TRACK INTO CENTRAL ILLINOIS ON
SUNDAY...SPREADING SNOW INTO PARTS OF WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS
OVERNIGHT...WITH THE SNOW PUSHING INTO EAST CENTRAL AND
SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS. SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY SUNDAY
BEFORE DIMINISHING SUNDAY EVENING. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 4
INCHES ARE EXPECTED BY SUNSET SUNDAY OVER MOST OF THE AREA...WITH
4 TO 5 INCHES POSSIBLE ALONG AND NORTHWEST OF THE ILLINOIS RIVER.
SOME FREEZING DRIZZLE IS ALSO POSSIBLE SUNDAY NIGHT AS THE SNOW
DIMINISHES.

ILZ027>031-036>038-040>057-061>063-066>068-071>073-141100-
/O.CON.KILX.WW.Y.0004.160214T0900Z-160215T0000Z/
KNOX-STARK-PEORIA-MARSHALL-WOODFORD-FULTON-TAZEWELL-MCLEAN-
SCHUYLER-MASON-LOGAN-DE WITT-PIATT-CHAMPAIGN-VERMILION-CASS-
MENARD-SCOTT-MORGAN-SANGAMON-CHRISTIAN-MACON-MOULTRIE-DOUGLAS-
COLES-EDGAR-SHELBY-CUMBERLAND-CLARK-EFFINGHAM-JASPER-CRAWFORD-
CLAY-RICHLAND-LAWRENCE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GALESBURG...TOULON...PEORIA...LACON...
EUREKA...CANTON...PEKIN...BLOOMINGTON...NORMAL...RUSHVILLE...
HAVANA...LINCOLN...CLINTON...MONTICELLO...CHAMPAIGN...URBANA...
DANVILLE...BEARDSTOWN...PETERSBURG...WINCHESTER...JACKSONVILLE...
SPRINGFIELD...TAYLORVILLE...DECATUR...SULLIVAN...TUSCOLA...
CHARLESTON...MATTOON...PARIS...SHELBYVILLE...GREENUP...MARSHALL...
EFFINGHAM...NEWTON...ROBINSON...FLORA...OLNEY...LAWRENCEVILLE
1144 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 6 PM
CST SUNDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPING ACROSS WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS EARLY
  OVERNIGHT...AND CONTINUE INTO EAST CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST
  ILLINOIS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES OVER MOST OF THE AREA WITH
  4 TO 5 INCHES ALONG AND NORTHWEST OF THE ILLINOIS RIVER BY
  SUNSET SUNDAY.

* WIND...SOUTHEAST AT 10 TO 15 MPH...WITH GUSTS OF 20 TO 25 MPH
  AT TIMES SUNDAY.

* MAIN IMPACT...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW AND LOW
  VISIBILITIES DOWN TO A MILE OR LESS AT TIMES...AS WELL AS
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
313 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

ILZ027>031-036>038-040>043-047>053-141200-
CASS-CHRISTIAN-DE WITT-FULTON-KNOX-LOGAN-MACON-MARSHALL-MASON-
MCLEAN-MENARD-MORGAN-PEORIA-SANGAMON-SCHUYLER-SCOTT-STARK-
TAZEWELL-WOODFORD-
313 PM CST SAT FEB 13 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 6 PM CST
SUNDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
ILLINOIS...NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS AND WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

SNOW WILL OVERSPREAD THE AREA LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT
WITH 1 TO 2 INCHES OF SNOW ACCUMULATION BY SUNRISE SUNDAY ALONG
AND WEST OF I-55 AND NEAR OR JUST UNDER 1 INCH OF SNOW EAST OF
I-55.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY SUNDAY AND DIMINISH SUNDAY
EVENING WITH TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES...WITH THE
HEAVIER TOTALS ALONG AND NORTHWEST OF THE ILLINOIS RIVER. SNOW
COVERED AND HAZARDOUS ROADWAYS ARE LIKELY ON SUNDAY. SOME FREEZING
DRIZZLE IS ALSO POSSIBLE SUNDAY NIGHT AS THE SNOW DIMINISHES.

ANOTHER WINTER WEATHER SYSTEM COULD BRING MINOR SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
OVERNIGHT MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED THROUGH TONIGHT. HOWEVER...
REPORTS OF SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 INCH OR MORE WILL BE APPRECIATED
LATER TONIGHT AND SUNDAY.

$$



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