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Special Weather Statement

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1210 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

ILZ027>031-036>038-041415-
KNOX-STARK-PEORIA-MARSHALL-WOODFORD-FULTON-TAZEWELL-MCLEAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GALESBURG...TOULON...PEORIA...LACON...
EUREKA...CANTON...PEKIN...BLOOMINGTON...NORMAL
1210 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

...FIRST ACCUMULATING SNOW OF THE SEASON EXPECTED EARLY MORNING
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON TODAY...

A STORM SYSTEM WILL BEGIN TO SPREAD SNOW INTO CENTRAL ILLINOIS
OVERNIGHT...AND WILL BE MOST WIDESPREAD IN THE MORNING. BY
MIDDAY...WARMER AIR WILL BEGIN TO CAUSE THE SNOW TO MIX WITH
RAIN...WHICH WILL LINGER INTO THE AFTERNOON BEFORE ENDING FROM THE
WEST.

ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE EXPECTED IN AREAS FROM MACOMB
TO BLOOMINGTON...NORTHWARD THROUGH PEORIA. LOCATIONS AROUND
GALESBURG AND TOULON ARE LIKELY TO SEE 2 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW. MUCH
OF THE SNOW WILL BE CONFINED TO GRASSY AREAS...BUT SOME SLUSHY
ACCUMULATIONS ARE POSSIBLE ON AREA ROADWAYS WHERE THE HEAVIER SNOW
FALLS.

PEOPLE PLANNING ON ANY TRAVEL THIS MORNING SHOULD SLOW DOWN WHILE
DRIVING...AS THE SNOW WILL LIMIT VISIBILITIES AT TIMES AND MAY
CAUSE SLIPPERY TRAVEL CONDITIONS ON LESS TRAVELED ROADS.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
304 PM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

ILZ027>031-036>038-041200-
FULTON-KNOX-MARSHALL-MCLEAN-PEORIA-STARK-TAZEWELL-WOODFORD-
304 PM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
ILLINOIS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

SNOW WILL BEGIN TO SPREAD ACROSS THE AREA AFTER MIDNIGHT. MOST
ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE WEST OF THE ILLINOIS RIVER...WHERE A HALF
INCH IS POSSIBLE BY SUNRISE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY MORNING AS THE WEATHER SYSTEM
CONTINUES TO MOVE ACROSS THE AREA...BUT WILL MIX WITH OR CHANGE TO
RAIN BY EARLY AFTERNOON. TOTAL SNOWFALL OF 1 TO 2 INCHES IS LIKELY
FROM AROUND MACOMB TO BLOOMINGTON NORTHWARD TO PEORIA...WITH SOME
TOTALS NEAR 3 INCHES POSSIBLE AROUND GALESBURG.

ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT HAS THE
POTENTIAL FOR ACCUMULATING SNOW...BUT AMOUNTS ARE UNCERTAIN AT
THIS TIME. HOWEVER...FOLLOWING THIS STORM SYSTEM...THE FIRST
SIGNIFICANT COLD WEATHER OF THE SEASON WILL ARRIVE LATE WEEK. THE
LOWEST WIND CHILLS THURSDAY AND FRIDAY WILL BE NEAR ZERO.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE REQUIRED. HOWEVER...SNOWFALL
REPORTS WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATED.

$$



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