Arlington Heights Snow Forecast for Thursday Jan 17 …

Snow in the Forecast … here are the forecasts for comparison viewed at 11:30 a.m. CST:

National Weather Service:
This Afternoon: Snow likely. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 28 by 5pm. Breezy, with a south southwest wind between 15 and 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

Tonight: Scattered flurries before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy, with a west wind between 15 and 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

Friday: A 40 percent chance of snow after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 30. West wind between 10 and 15 mph.

Tracy Butler on Channel 7 (ABC7CHICAGO.COM):
By end of Thursday … All total will not be greater than 2 inches with the greater amounts out near Rockford.

Friday … less than one inch accumulation.

Accumulations will remain in the 1 to 2 inch range…with the heaviest amounts expected across the northern tier counties including the greater Rockford area. is an Amazon Associate website, which means that a small percentage of your purchases gets paid to at no extra cost to you. When you use the search boxes above, any Amazon banner ad, or any product associated with an Amazon banner on this website, you help pay expenses related to maintaining and creating new services and ideas for a resourceful website. See more info at