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Winter Weather Advisory

Status

Event Extended (Time) Expired

Start Time

Mon 02/11/2019 06:16 PM EST

End Time

Wed 02/13/2019 01:00 AM EST

Significance

Advisory

Impacts

Moderate impact

Headline

...Messy Winter Weather Tonight into Tuesday...

Full Alert Message

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Chicago IL 516 PM CST Mon Feb 11 2019 ...Messy Winter Weather Tonight into Tuesday... ILZ003>006-008-120730- /O.EXT.KLOT.WW.Y.0012.190211T2316Z-190213T0600Z/ Winnebago-Boone-McHenry-Lake IL-Ogle- Including the cities of Rockford, Belvidere, Woodstock, Waukegan, and Oregon 516 PM CST Mon Feb 11 2019 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TUESDAY NIGHT... * WHAT...Snow with some mixed precipitation expected. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 7 inches and ice accumulations of up to one tenth of an inch expected. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph. * WHERE...McHenry, Boone, Lake IL, Winnebago and Ogle Counties. * WHEN...Until midnight CST Tuesday night. * IMPACTS...Strong westerly winds are expected to develop Tuesday afternoon and continue Tuesday night. These strong winds may result in blowing snow and may also increase the threat of power outages, especially for areas that do see ice accumulations tonight and Tuesday morning. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult in places. The hazardous conditions are likely to impact the tail end of this evening's commute, the Tuesday morning commute, and the Tuesday evening commute. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... 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 for the state you are calling from can be obtained by going to www.gettingaroundillinois.com in Illinois or by calling 1 8 0 0 2 6 1 7 6 2 3 in Indiana. &&