Winter Weather Advisory
02/11/2019 11:27 AM through 02/11/2019 7:30 PM
Winter Weather Advisory issued February 11 at 11:27AM CST expiring February 12 at 9:00AM CST by NWS Chicago ILAlert
* WHAT...Mixed precipitation expected. A mix of freezing rain and
snow early this evening will transition to all freezing rain by
late this evening or early overnight, and continue into early
Tuesday morning. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 4 inches
expected, highest north. Ice accumulations of up to around a
quarter inch are possible across portions of Lee, DeKalb, Kane,
DuPage, and northern Cook Counties.
* WHERE...Lee, DeKalb, Kane, DuPage and Cook Counties.
* WHEN...From 6 PM Monday to 9 AM CST Tuesday.
* IMPACTS...Strong westerly winds are expected to develop late
Tuesday and continue Tuesday night. These strong winds may
result in areas of blowing snow and may also increase the
threat of power outages, especially for areas that see the
more significant ice accumulations.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The
hazardous conditions could impact the end of this evening's
commute as well as the Tuesday morning commute.
A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or
freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Expect slippery
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
The latest road conditions can be obtained by going to
Kane; Cook; DuPage; De Kalb; Lee
Sender: NWS Chicago IL
Sent: 11:27 AM on 02-11-2019