Chicago-Arlington Heights Snowfall: New Snowfall One-Sixteenth Inch, Snow Cover One-Sixteenth Inch


About one-sixteenth inch snow fell in Arlington Heights January 1-2, 2012. There was intermittent light snow from 1:25 p.m. Sunday, January 1, 2012 until 9:00 a.m. Monday, January 2, 2012.

Snow cover is minimal at one-sixteenth inch or less — with much snow blown away from areas on the ground. For the winter season 2011-2012, Chicago is still under 2 inches of snowfall (1.7 inches for December, 2011). Chicago December 2010 had 16.2 inches of snow.

Chicago Executive Airport
Lat: 42.11 Lon: -87.9 Elev: 646
Last Update on Jan 2, 4:52 pm CST

Overcast and Breezy

22 °F
(-6 °C)
Humidity: 52 %
Wind Speed: NW 22 G 30 MPH
Barometer: 30.31″ (1027.3 mb)
Dewpoint: 7 °F (-14 °C)
Wind Chill: 6 °F (-14 °C)
Visibility: 10.00 mi.

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 11. Wind chill values as low as zero. Blustery, with a northwest wind between 10 and 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values as low as zero. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southwest wind between 10 and 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. West northwest wind between 10 and 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

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