Chicagoland weather radar [LIVE PRECIPITATION TYPE RADAR] shows Lake Snow Effect at the lake shore along the central and south side of Chicago, Cicero, Oak Lawn, Hammond, and Gary. Up to one inch of snow has been reported near the Lake Michigan shoreline and in these areas. The area of snow drifted southward, and a Special Weather Statement was issued at 6:46 a.m. [See also, Fresh snowfall in downtown Chicago at EarthCam at Field Museum …]
— NBC's Storm Team 5 (@NBCStormTeam5) March 23, 2014
Radar just before 6:00 a.m. from the NBC 5 STORM TEAM.
Snowfall reports as of 7AM: 1.5" Chicago-Rogers Park 0.8" Lincolnwood 0.7" Chicago-Roscoe Village 0.5" Hobart, IN 0.3" Valparaiso, IN
— Mike Hamernik (@MikeHamernik) March 23, 2014
Report from MikeHamernik, meteorologist for WGN-TV, WGN720 & CLTV.
The next chance for precipitation in the northwest suburbs is snow with accumulation of about one inch falling from 7:00 p.m. Monday until 6:00 a.m.Tuesday.
Significant weather in the forecast includes a 15 mph gusty wind from the south southeast all day Sunday until about 7:00 p.m., unseasonably cold temperatures, and the snowfall Monday Night.
TODAY Sunrise: 6:50 AM Sunset: 7:07 PM
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31 from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. North northwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph all day Sunday and diminishing about 7:00 p.m.
Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around 17 from 4:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. Monday morning. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light northwest after about 2:00 a.m. and shifting from the west and then southwest by 9:00 a.m. Clouds forecast to increase gradually after 2:00 a.m.
Monday Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon about 5-7 mph. Winds could gust as high as 10 mph.
Monday Night Snow likely from 7:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m. Tuesday morning. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible. Cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after 2:00 a.m. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday A 20 percent chance of lingering snow snow flurries before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Wednesday Night A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Thursday A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 47.
Thursday Night Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 35.
Friday A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
Friday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Saturday Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
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