Accumulating light snow will spread east across the area today as a fast moving weather disturbance approaches.
Snow will continue through the afternoon before tapering off to flurries during the evening.
Light snow will impact the afternoon and evening commute.
If you must be out and about this afternoon or evening… be prepared for slippery roads and sidewalks and allow extra time to reach your destination.
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY:
National Weather Service Chicago IL 409 AM CST Fri Dec
Winnebago-Boone- Including the cities of Rockford and Belvidere
409 AM CST Fri Dec 29 2017
…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT…
* WHAT…Snow expected. Plan on slippery road conditions, including during the evening commute. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches are expected, with the highest amounts likely to be across southern portions of the counties.
* WHERE…Winnebago and Boone Counties. * WHEN…From noon today to midnight CST tonight.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.