Rockford Scanner™: Another WINTER STORM WARNING Issued For Our Area

 


 





 

WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THURSDAY TO NOON CST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...A period of heavy snow possible with blowing snow likely.
Precipitation may begin briefly as freezing rain. Total snow
accumulations of 3 to 6 inches possible with highest amounts
toward the Wisconsin state line. Winds could gust as high as 40
mph.

* WHERE...Winnebago, Boone, Ogle and Lee Counties.

* WHEN...From 9 AM Thursday to noon CST Friday.

* IMPACTS...Plan on potentially very low visibility due to snow
and blowing snow along with snow and ice covered roads. The
possible dangerous travel conditions could impact the Thursday
afternoon and evening commute. Blowing snow could continue to
impact the Friday morning commute.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Sharply falling temperatures Thursday
afternoon and evening could cause any lingering wet spots to
freeze quickly.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency.

 





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