Snowfall is just beginning in Arlington Heights and the northwest suburbs after there was a dry area that persisted northwest of the City of Chicago while the rest of Chicagoland was enveloped with snow. A snow system is now covering all of northern Illinois, including the northwest suburbs.
Snowfall is expected to be most intense near Arlington Heights from 11 PM to 2 AM. About 1.3″ of snow is expected to fall by 5 AM. Flurries are expected to continued until about noon Wednesday.
At 10:05 p.m. there were no Winter Weather Advisories for any counties in Chicagoland.
Snow depth forecast for 5 AM is expected to be less in northern McHenry County and northern Lake County …
McHenry forecast less than 1″
Zion forecast less than 1″
Cary forecast 1.1″
Mundelein forecast 1.1″
Long Grove forecast 1.1″
Highland Park forecast 1.2″
Wheaton forecast 1.3″
Oak Park forecast 1.6″
Naperville forecast 1.6″
Orland Park forecast 2.0″
Kankakee forecast 2.1″
DeKalb forecast 0.9″
— AccuWeather (@breakingweather) February 7, 2018
— The Weather Channel (@weatherchannel) February 7, 2018
Storms are lining up for frequent rounds of wintry precipitation and travel disruptions over the central and eastern United States into the third week of February: https://t.co/Jc1oQUCco7 pic.twitter.com/etB0RsZriF
— AccuWeather (@breakingweather) February 6, 2018
No snow-to-liquid ratio was discussed, but the ratio is expected to be high (dry light snow).
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